This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.
We don't have any photos of this building yet. Why don't you be the first to send us one?
Latitude: 50.9307 / 50°55'50"N
Longitude: -2.1936 / 2°11'36"W
OS Eastings: 386490
OS Northings: 114600
OS Grid: ST864146
Mapcode National: GBR 1YG.J7M
Mapcode Global: FRA 669N.17D
Entry Name: Stable Court Approximately 175m South-East of Clayesmore School
Listing Date: 24 June 1985
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1324616
English Heritage Legacy ID: 103209
Location: Iwerne Minster, North Dorset, Dorset, DT11
District: North Dorset
Civil Parish: Iwerne Minster
Built-Up Area: Iwerne Minster
Traditional County: Dorset
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset
Church of England Parish: Iwerne Minster St Mary
Church of England Diocese: Salisbury
BLANDFORD ROAD (West Side)
Stable Court approximately 175m
south-east of Clayesmore School
Stable-court, now school laboratories and dormitories, c.1880. By
Alfred Waterhouse for Lord Wolverton. Brick with some timber-framing in
the clock-tower. Tiled roofs with asymmetrically placed brick stacks.
A pictureque, High Victorian composition. Single storey with attics,
irregular fenestration. Various casements with glazing bars, some under
segmental brick heads. Entrance arch has clock-tower over; this has
tourelle to the left and buttress with 'tumbled-in' brickwork right. Pyramidal
roof with pedimented, projecting clock. Pointed arch of 2 orders. To the
right of the range a projecting chimney which balances the composition has
its top stage missing. Projecting gable with patterned brickwork left.
Attached and at right angles is the former fire-station building. (Newman, J
and Pevsner, N. The Buildings of England: Dorset, 1972, p.240).
Listing NGR: ST8649014600
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
Source links go to a search for the specified title at Amazon. Availability of the title is dependent on current publication status. You may also want to check AbeBooks, particularly for older titles.
Other nearby listed buildings