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, to the north-west of the house. Now the property of the Wentworth Woodhouse Preservation Trust. The roof coverings are deteriorating and there is erosion to the stonework, particularly inside the courtyard. The Riding School has been reroofed with DCMS grant, managed by Historic England. Urgent works to the rest have been supported by Historic England grant. Project development leading to reuse, supported by Historic England and National Lottery Heritage Fund, is under way.

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:
    D - Slow decay; solution agreed but not yet implemented
    Previous Priority:
    F
    Ownership:
    Charity (heritage)
    Designation:
    Listed Building grade I, RPG grade II*

Contact Details

Giles Proctor 01904 601981