STABLE BLOCK AT ASTLEY CASTLE

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II*
List Entry Number:
1034777
Date first listed:
11-Nov-1952
Statutory Address:
STABLE BLOCK AT ASTLEY CASTLE

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Location

Statutory Address:
STABLE BLOCK AT ASTLEY CASTLE

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

County:
Warwickshire
District:
North Warwickshire (District Authority)
Parish:
Astley
National Grid Reference:
SP 31147 89392

Details

ASTLEY

1728/8/17 ASTLEY CASTLE 11-NOV-52 Stable block at Astley Castle

GV II*

Stables and coach house range. Circa mid to late C18. Regular coursed sandstone; rear wall of brick. C20 plain-tile hipped roof. T-plan with wing to rear. Gothick Revival style with 4-centred arches throughout. One storey, 5 bays. Symmetrical front has moulded cornice and embattled parapet. 3-bay centre projects slightly and has embattled gable parapet. Double-chamfered doorway with plank door. Windows have Y-tracery. Gable has large moulded quatrefoil opening, partially bricked-up and damaged. First and fifth bays have large bricked-up double-chamfered arches, probably originally coach houses. At rear, gabled wing at centre; later cart entrance on right with added gable above. INTERIOR: Some of the original roof structure remains and interior fittings said to have been largely replaced. This is a good example of C18 Gothick Revival style.

Listing NGR: SP3114789392

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
309105
Legacy System:
LBS

Legal

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

End of official listing

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Date: 15 Oct 1999
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