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BENACRE HALL STABLES

List Entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: BENACRE HALL STABLES

List entry Number: 1032108

Location

BENACRE HALL STABLES

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County: Suffolk

District: Waveney

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Benacre

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 17-Apr-1986

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 282034

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

BENACRE BENACRE PARK TM 58 SW 4/5 Benacre Hall Stables - GV II

Stables and coach houses to Benacre Hall. 1763-4 by Matthew Brettingham. Red brick; roof slated to main facade, and with black pantiles to the courtyard. 2 storeys. Arranged to form 3 sides of a quadrangle, the open side being to the east. Symmetrical 7-bay entrance front, arranged 3:1:3, the central bay set forward and pedimented, with a semi-circular arched carriage entrance. The flanking bays have smaller blind arches on the ground floor, and there is a brick band at springing level across the whole facade. At first floor level there are small square sash windows with square-leaded panes. Brick dentil eaves cornice. On the roof over the entrance is a square clock tower and a bell turret on 8 slender columns, with ogee roof surmounted by a wind vane. Inside the courtyard are various 6-panel doors, some with large 3-centre arched fanlights with Y-tracery; some ground floor lunette windows; 6 3-centre arched carriage entrances with original doors and a 7th in a later extension. Leaded casement windows to first floor. The interior fittings are said to be intact. A fine and remarkably unaltered example of C18 stabling.

Listing NGR: TM5043283874

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National Grid Reference: TM 50432 83874

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