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Latitude: 51.7552 / 51°45'18"N
Longitude: -1.1545 / 1°9'16"W
OS Eastings: 458456
OS Northings: 206613
OS Grid: SP584066
Mapcode National: GBR 8Z2.WFP
Mapcode Global: VHCXW.Y40T
Entry Name: Old Stables Approximately 100 Metres to South of Shotover Park
Listing Date: 18 July 1963
Last Amended: 5 June 1985
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1369215
English Heritage Legacy ID: 246604
Location: Forest Hill with Shotover, South Oxfordshire, Oxfordshire, OX33
District: South Oxfordshire
Civil Parish: Forest Hill with Shotover
Traditional County: Oxfordshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire
FOREST HILL WITH SHOTOVER SHOTOVER
5/84 Old Stables approx. 100m. to S
18/07/63 of Shot over Park
(Formerly listed as The Old
Stables, now estate building. Early C18, possibly earlier. Limestone rubble with
squared quoins; plain-tile roof. Double-depth plan. 2-storey front; 3-storey
rear. Symmetrical 7-window front, which breaks forward in the centre 3 bays
under a triangular pediment, has a 6-panel door with rectangular overlight,
stone architrave and floating cornice, and has leaded wood-framed cross windows.
The ashlar pediment, which contains a moulded surround for a clock and breaks
into the painted wooden cornice, may be a later addition. Hipped roof. End walls
have pairs of cross windows on the top floor. 3-window rear has 3 doors below
loft doors, with cross windows in the top storey. Interior: 6-panelled doors in
the hallway and some fielded panelling used as partitions; remains of stalls at
rear. The building appears to have been designed as stables, loft and servants
accommodation, although it is reputed to be the mid C17 Ranger's Lodge.
(Buildings of England: Oxfordshire, p.765).
Listing NGR: SP5845606613
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