Stables At The Grove / Stable Block And Outbuildings To South West Of The Grove

Date:
10 May 2006
Location:
Stables At The Grove, Pickwick Road, Corsham, North Wiltshire, Wiltshire, SN13 9BY
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Stable Block And Outbuildings To South West Of The Grove, Pickwick Road, Corsham, North Wiltshire, Wiltshire, SN13 9BY
Reference:
IOE01/15677/23
Type:
Photograph (Digital)
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Description

This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.

CORSHAM PICKWICK ROAD ST 87 70 (south side) 5/325 Stable block and outbuildings to south-west of The Grove 20.12.60 (formerly listed as stables at The Grove) GV II

Complex of outbuildings early to mid C18, rubble stone and ashlar with stone tiled roofs. To left, early C18 stable, ashlar fronted with hipped roof and timber stone-tiled lantern. Two storeys, 5- window range with centre breaking forward, coved cornice, raked up as pediment over centre, and parapet. Centre has rusticated arched entry with impost blocks and keystone. Bullseye opening in open base of pediment. To each side, 2-window range of 2-light windows in architraves, leaded lights to upper windows. Ground floor has rusticated doorway with voussoirs and key in place of outer window each side. Double doors. Centre has large double doors with radiating timber panelling to arch above. Rear has timber cornice, 2 wallface stacks, 2 upper 2-light windows and one lower 2-light, all flush cyma-moulded. West end wall has oval opening.

Attached at south-west corner 2-storey range with hipped roof, 3 upper casements, ground floor elliptical archway and 6-pane window.

Rear has outside stair to upper door and 2 upper 2-light flush cyma-moulded windows. Attached at south-west corner is barn with coped east gable and C19 lean-to to front. To rear, inked by walls, is range dated 1753 on south-east cornerstone, coped gables, west end stack, east end chamfered doorcase with 2-light window over and south side two 3-light windows. All windows flush cyma- moulded. Moulded Tudor-arched west end fireplace.

Listing NGR: ST8712270209

Content

This is part of the Series: IOE01/2280 IOE Records taken by Keith Young; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England

Rights

© Mr Keith Young. Source: Historic England Archive

This photograph was taken for the Images of England project

People & Organisations

Photographer: Young, Keith

Rights Holder: Young, Keith

Keywords

Ashlar, Rubble, Stone, Timber, Stuart Oubliette, Georgian Unassigned, Building, Barn, Agriculture And Subsistence, Farm Building, Agricultural Building, Stable, Animal Shed, Transport, Wall, Monument <By Form>, Barrier