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Stable block at Walkern Hall (30 metres to north east of hall)

A Grade II Listed Building in Stevenage, Hertfordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.9081 / 51°54'29"N

Longitude: -0.1111 / 0°6'39"W

OS Eastings: 530034

OS Northings: 224969

OS Grid: TL300249

Mapcode National: GBR K9B.8QQ

Mapcode Global: VHGP2.193L

Plus Code: 9C3XWV5Q+6H

Entry Name: Stable block at Walkern Hall (30 metres to north east of hall)

Listing Date: 31 May 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1347979

English Heritage Legacy ID: 159670

Location: Walkern, East Hertfordshire, Hertfordshire, SG2

County: Hertfordshire

District: East Hertfordshire

Civil Parish: Walkern

Traditional County: Hertfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire

Church of England Parish: Walkern

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Description

This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 20/05/2020

TL 32 SW
4/2

WALKERN
CLAY END (south side)
Stable block at Walkern Hall (30 metres to north east of hall)

GV
II
Stable block. 1827-1830 by J Pemberton for J Izzard. Brown stock brick with yellow gauged arches.Slate roofs with moulded wood eaves cornices. Timber colonnade on south to cobbled yard. An arcaded nine-bay single-storey stable range facing south with a two-storied pavilion at each end. South front has round arched openings, alternately framed and boarded doors with cast-iron radial fanlights, and tall cast iron framed windows with small panes, central pivoted opening and matching heads. Wall set back behind a timber colonnade of four wide-paned unfluted Greek Doric columns. Pedimented advanced centre on south face of each pavilion with triumphal arch motif with double doors to coach house, and smaller side doors under flat arches. Small sash windows over side doors with five/five panes. West pavilion has bell in octagonal cupola with ogee roof and vane. Circular clock dial in pediment. East pavilion surmounted by gilded vane. Ground floor of west pavilion altered for double garage doors. North front unaltered with six-bay arcaded centre and blind triumphal arch motif to pedimented pavilions three tall ventilators along stable roof. Stable interiors complete and in use with cast iron framed partitions yellow brick herringbone floor and iron mangers. Mounting blocks in yard to south.

Listing NGR: TL3003424969

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