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Service Building and Attached Gate Pier to West of Stable Block

A Grade II Listed Building in Compton Verney, Warwickshire

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Latitude: 52.1733 / 52°10'23"N

Longitude: -1.5474 / 1°32'50"W

OS Eastings: 431048

OS Northings: 252881

OS Grid: SP310528

Mapcode National: GBR 5NJ.RL9

Mapcode Global: VHBY3.4M9S

Entry Name: Service Building and Attached Gate Pier to West of Stable Block

Listing Date: 18 March 1997

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1381868

English Heritage Legacy ID: 482233

Location: Compton Verney, Stratford-on-Avon, Warwickshire, CV35

County: Warwickshire

District: Stratford-on-Avon

Civil Parish: Compton Verney

Traditional County: Warwickshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Warwickshire

Church of England Parish: Combroke St Mary and St Margaret

Church of England Diocese: Coventry

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Listing Text


1901-1/6/73 Service building and attached gate
18/03/97 pier to west of stable block


Also known as: The Butlers House.
Service building facing demolished service wing of house.
Early C19. Ashlar with coursed dressed stone and brick to
rear; hipped slate roofs with stone and brick stacks.
PLAN: 3-unit plan with wing attached to north-east angle.
EXTERIOR: 2-storey; 2-window range to left, single-storey
recessed centre with deep pentice and 2-window: single-storey
range to right. Top cornice.
Range to left has some flat arches to blocked windows replaced
by 2-light single-chamfered mullioned windows with concrete
dressings and label moulds; one 3-light window to ground floor
Centre has cast-iron column to pentice; entrance to right of
narrow window with 2/4 sash, re-entrant insertion to right and
entrance to range to right. Range to right has 2 windows with
sills, and flat arches over 12-pane sashes. Left return has
two 2-light windows to each floor; right return has 3 high-set
windows with 9-pane sashes.
Rear of dressed stone; similar window to front and 2
flat-roofed half-dormers with sashes to centre, single-storey
hipped wing to right end. Block to angle has entrance to
front; 2 windows to right return with sills and flat arches to
cross-casements; gate pier attached to end; brick rear and
left return walls.
INTERIOR: not inspected.

Listing NGR: SP3104652880

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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