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STABLE BLOCK INCLUDING THE STABLE COTTAGE AND THE GROOMS COTTAGE APPROXIMATELY 30 METRES TO SOUTH WEST OF PITCHFORD HALL

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: STABLE BLOCK INCLUDING THE STABLE COTTAGE AND THE GROOMS COTTAGE APPROXIMATELY 30 METRES TO SOUTH WEST OF PITCHFORD HALL

List entry Number: 1052162

Location

STABLE BLOCK INCLUDING THE STABLE COTTAGE AND THE GROOMS COTTAGE APPROXIMATELY 30 METRES TO SOUTH WEST OF PITCHFORD HALL

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

County:

District: Shropshire

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish: Pitchford

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 14-May-1986

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 361549

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Details

PITCHFORD C.P. PITCHFORD SJ 5204 - 5304 12/140 The stable block - including The Stable Cottage and The Grooms Cottage approx 30 metres to south-west of Pitchford Hall GV II Stable block with dovecote; now including 2 cottages. Mid-to late C18, altered and extended in the early C19, and partly altered in the late C19. Red brick with sandstone dressings; plain tile roofs. U-plan around courtyard with coach house, stable and dovecote to south-east, carriageway at north-east corner and brick wall partly enclosing open end to south. 2 storeys. Dentil brick eaves cornice and stone coped parapeted gable ends; central brick ridge stacks to north and west ranges and integral lateral brick stack to north of north range. North front: 7-window front; 2-light leaded wooden casements. 3 late C19 gables with planked timbers, 2 to right over projection with pair of blocked round arches; large Tudor-arched carriageway off-centre to left with clock above. Inside of courtyard: irregular fenestration; small-paned casements with sandstone lintels and some first-floor glazing bar sashes; boarded and half-glazed doors; pair of large boarded garage doors to north range. South-east block: stable and coach house with dovecote. Mid-to late C18. 3:2:3 bays. Projecting central tower with segmental- headed boarded loft door, 2 ground-floor depressed arches with keystones, impost blocks and pairs of large boarded doors, and dovecote above with pyramidal roof and octagonal wooden cupola with round-arched openings, square base and ogee lead dome; coach house to right with hipped roof, first-floor 2-light wooden casement, boarded door to left with 2-light rectangular overlight and segmental relieving arch, and pair of depressed arches to right with keystones impost blocks, and pairs of large boarded doors; stable to left with central boarded loft door, and 2 ground-floor glazing bar sashes with segmental relieving arches flanking central boarded door with 2-part rectangular overlight and segmental relieving arch. Interior of C18 block contains a forge with a very large bellows and its levered operating mechanism. The stable block forms a close group with Pitchford Hall (qv).



Listing NGR: SJ5269404218

Selected Sources

Other
Register of Parks and Gardens of Special Historic Interest in England, Part 35 Shropshire,

National Grid Reference: SJ 52694 04218

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