Stable block and riding school, Wentworth Woodhouse, Wentworth - Rotherham

Monumental stable block and riding school, built in 1768 to the design of John Carr of York, situated to the north-west of the house. The roof coverings are deteriorating and there is erosion to the stonework, particularly inside the courtyard. The core of the estate belongs to the Wentworth Woodhouse Preservation Trust and urgent repairs have been carried out with the support of a grant from DCMS, managed by Historic England. Work to reroof the Riding School is on site.

Stable block and riding school, Wentworth Woodhouse, Wentworth - Rotherham
© Historic England

Site Details

    Designated Site Name:
    Stable Block and Riding School
    Heritage Category:
    Listed Building grade I
    List Entry Number:
    1203779
    Local Planning Authority:
    Rotherham
    Site Type:
    Stable

Location

    Building Name:
    Stable block and riding school
    County:
    South Yorkshire
    District / Borough:
    Rotherham
    Parish:
    Wentworth
    Parliamentary Constituency:
    Wentworth and Dearne
    Region:
    North East and Yorkshire

Assessment Information

    Assessment Type:
    Building or structure
    Condition:
    Poor
    Occupancy / Use:
    Part occupied/part in use
    Priority:
    F - Repair scheme in progress and (where applicable) end use or user identified; or functionally redundant buildings with new use agreed but not yet implemented.
    Previous Priority:
    F
    Ownership:
    Charity (heritage)
    Designation:
    Listed Building grade I, RPG grade II*