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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 BLOCK WITH COACH HOUSE TO SHAPWICK MANOR

List entry Number: 1344994

Location

STABLE BLOCK WITH COACH HOUSE TO SHAPWICK MANOR, STATION ROAD

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

County District District Type Parish
SomersetSedgemoorDistrict AuthorityShapwick

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 29-Mar-1963

Date of most recent amendment: 06-Dec-1985

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 269257

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History

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Details

ST43NW SHAPWICK CP STATION ROAD (West side)

2/29 Stable block with coach house to Shapwick Manor (formerly listed as Stables)

29.3.63

GV II*

Stable block with coach house. Mid C17, probably for Henry Bull; C18-early C19 alteration and addition. Coursed and squared lias rubble, stucco, freestone dressings, slate and pantile roofs, coped verges with bases for finials, that to left with wrought-iron cresting; octagonal clock turret with domed lead roof, ball finial surmounted by a bell with a striking hammer. Jacobean. Single storey and attic, 1:5:1 bays, 2-light ovolo-moulded stone-mullioned and transomed windows to centre bays, stopped labels, upper lights leaded, iron stanchions; cast-iron casement to left window. Three door openings; to left broad with a segmental head, paired plank doors; adjacent to its right with a 4-centred head in a dressed stone surround, plank door; to right broad with a 4-centred head in a dressed stone surround, label, studded plank door with concealed latch mechanism on left jamb. Two storey wing projecting at right-angles to right, reserved chamfer stone-mullioned window to each floor of inner face. Later addition set back to left, single pitch pantile roof behind a parapet with coping; 2 door openings with segmental heads, paired plank doors; 2-light stone-mullioned windows with adjacent door opening in a dressed stone surround with a 4-centred head, studded plank door. Interior of main block on lias setts; 6 C17 stalls divided by an arcade of slightly bellied Tuscan columns, arches with semi-circular heads and turned pendants. Former windvane, now missing, dated 1691.

Listing NGR: ST4179538452

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National Grid Reference: ST 41795 38452

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