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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: ALTHORP, STABLES

List entry Number: 1054034

Location

ALTHORP, STABLES

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

County District District Type Parish
NorthamptonshireDaventryDistrict AuthorityAlthorp

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 02-Nov-1954

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

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 360013

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

ALTHORP SP66NE SP66SE 7/24, 11/24, Althorp, stables 02/11/54

GV II*

Stables. c.1730, by Roger Morris. Lias ashlar with slate roof. Courtyard plan. East front: Central Tuscan portico with carriage arch and 2 pairs of columns. Flanking corner towers of two storeys with attic, have pyramid roofs, sashes at ground and first floor with glazing bars and flat arch heads. Lunettes at attic level with string course below. 2-storey ranges between towers have sashes with glazing bars and flat arches. Clock in pediment of east portico. Similar central portico on north front without carriage arch. Similar ranges on south and west elevations: The west has a central carriage arch. Interior: Plain vaulted ceiling in south range, interior mainly converted to C20 commercial use. (Buildings of England : Northamptonshire, p.81).



Listing NGR: SP6813165040

Selected Sources

  1. Unpublished Title  Reference - Title: Part 30 Northamptonshire - Journal Title: Register of Parks and Gardens of Special Historic Interest in England
  2. Book  Reference - Author: Pevsner, N - Title: The Buildings of England: Northamptonshire - Date: 1961 - Page References: 81

National Grid Reference: SP 68131 65040

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