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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 RANGE AT STAPLEFORD HALL

List entry Number: 1261728

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STABLE RANGE AT STAPLEFORD HALL

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

County District District Type Parish
LeicestershireMeltonDistrict AuthorityFreeby

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 30-Mar-1984

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 189928

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SK1 81 NW 6/55 30.3.84

FREEBY STAPLEFORD PARK Stable range at Stapleford Hall

II*

Stable block. 1899. Designed by P. Dollar for John Gretton. Baroque Revival style. Coursed ironstone rubble with ashlar dressings. Gabled and hipped Collyweston slate roofs. Chamfered plinth, moulded string courses and eaves, square domed lead roof ventilators. 4 external side wall and single ridge coped stone stacks. Single and 2 storeys, 10 bays wide by 6 bays deep. 3 ranges in quadrangular plan around yard, the south side closed by a coped wall and a pair of rusticated gatepiers. Windows are glazing bar sashes, some with projecting architraves. Courtyard west side has to left, one and a half storey pavilion with shaped shouldered gable. To its right, single storey range with 12 sashes and 4 doors. North side has projecting 2 storey, 3 bay centre with rusticated ground floor. Central door with brackets to broken segmental pediment flanked by single sashes. Above, 3 tall sashes and 4 swagged Ionic pilasters. Above again, segmental pediment with circular window. Above again, domed octagonal cupola with clock. To left, one and a half storey range with central door flanked by 3 sashes. Above, 3 cross eaves dormers with segmental pediments. To right, 2 storey range with off-centre door and 3 sashes. Above, 2 projecting stacks and 4 sashes with segmental pediments. East side has to left, 2 storey range with rusticated ground floor and 6 pairs of carriage doors. Above, 4 irregularly coupled windows with gable and segmental pediments. To right, single storey range with 2 doors and 5 sashes. Exterior has irregular fenestration with casements. North side has to south, Venetian window and above, pair of loading doors. Above again, curved stone brackets carrying pulley and hood.



Listing NGR: SK8097618136

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National Grid Reference: SK 80976 18136

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