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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: STABLE COURT APPROXIMATELY 175M SOUTH-EAST OF CLAYESMORE SCHOOL

List entry Number: 1324616

Location

STABLE COURT APPROXIMATELY 175M SOUTH-EAST OF CLAYESMORE SCHOOL, BLANDFORD ROAD

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

County District District Type Parish
DorsetNorth DorsetDistrict AuthorityIwerne Minster

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 24-Jun-1985

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 103209

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History

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Details

ST 8614 IWERNE MINSTER BLANDFORD ROAD (West Side)

10/119 Stable Court approximately 175m south-east of Clayesmore School

II

Stable-court, now school laboratories and dormitories, c.1880. By Alfred Waterhouse for Lord Wolverton. Brick with some timber-framing in the clock-tower. Tiled roofs with asymmetrically placed brick stacks. A pictureque, High Victorian composition. Single storey with attics, irregular fenestration. Various casements with glazing bars, some under segmental brick heads. Entrance arch has clock-tower over; this has tourelle to the left and buttress with 'tumbled-in' brickwork right. Pyramidal roof with pedimented, projecting clock. Pointed arch of 2 orders. To the right of the range a projecting chimney which balances the composition has its top stage missing. Projecting gable with patterned brickwork left. Attached and at right angles is the former fire-station building. (Newman, J and Pevsner, N. The Buildings of England: Dorset, 1972, p.240).

Listing NGR: ST8643514562

Selected Sources

  1. Book  Reference - Author: Pevsner, N and Newman, J - Title: The Buildings of England: Dorset - Date: 1972 - Page References: 240

National Grid Reference: ST 86435 14562

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