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Stable Block and Attached Forecourt Wall Approximately 5 Metres to North-West of Ford House

A Grade II Listed Building in Ford, Shropshire

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Latitude: 52.7196 / 52°43'10"N

Longitude: -2.8711 / 2°52'15"W

OS Eastings: 341260

OS Northings: 313902

OS Grid: SJ412139

Mapcode National: GBR BC.1PV3

Mapcode Global: WH8BK.WW0Z

Plus Code: 9C4VP49H+RH

Entry Name: Stable Block and Attached Forecourt Wall Approximately 5 Metres to North-West of Ford House

Listing Date: 18 March 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1308147

English Heritage Legacy ID: 258967

Location: Ford, Shropshire, SY5

County: Shropshire

Civil Parish: Ford

Built-Up Area: Ford

Traditional County: Shropshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire

Church of England Parish: Ford

Church of England Diocese: Hereford

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SJ 4013-4113; 13/62

FORD, Stable block and attached forecourt wall approx. 5 metres to north-west of Ford House



Stable block and attached forecourt wall. Early C18. Red brick
with plain tile roof. Two storeys. Dentil brick eaves cornice and
parapeted gable ends with chamfered sandstone copings, moulded at feet;
small brick ridge stack. North-east front: central first-floor
circular window with flanking boarded loft doors and pairs of
ventilation slits; two ground-floor 2-light segmental-headed wooden casements
flanking central depressed-arched entrance with three segmental-headed
boarded doors behind. Large red sandstone hinge block to right of
entrance. Short section of forecourt wall adjoining to south-west;
red brick with red sandstone coping; approximately 7 metres long and
one metre high; curving round and ramped up to square brick gate
pier with pyramidal stone cap. Interior: central ground-floor tack
room with panelling, fireplace and corner cupboard. The stable block
forms one side of a small courtyard to the north-west of Ford House
(q.v.) , also including a barn (q.v.) and dovecote (q.v.). V.C.H.
Vol. VIII, p. 226.

Listing NGR: SJ4126013902

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