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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 AT BOUGHTON HOUSE

List entry Number: 1372406

Location

STABLE BLOCK AT BOUGHTON HOUSE

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

County District District Type Parish
NorthamptonshireKetteringDistrict AuthorityWeekley

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: I

Date first listed: 25-Oct-1951

Date of most recent amendment: 19-Jun-1992

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 231210

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History

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Details

WEEKLEY SP98SW BOUGHTON PARK 1337-0/6/219 Stable block at Boughton House 25/10/51 (Formerly Listed as: BOUGHTON PARK Stables at Boughton House) GV I Stable block. Circa 1700-04, restored 1976-81. Limestone ashlar front, red brick sides and rear, hipped Collyweston stone slate roofs. Main block with cross-wings projecting only slightly to front. 2 storeys, raised band between. Eaves cornice. Central rusticated entrance with tall round-headed opening (Britannia firemark over) and pediment with heraldic carving by Gideon Duchesne. Top hamper with rusticated angle pilasters and 3 square panels. Leaded dome with ball finial and weathervane. 3 bays to either side of centrepiece, leaded cross casement windows, taller to ground than to first floor. Projecting ends of wings, 3 windows wide, have similar detail and rusticated angle pilasters. Some interior fittings remain, including a staircase with turned balusters in the south wing.

Listing NGR: SP9007181580

Selected Sources

  1. Unpublished Title  Reference - Title: Part 30 Northamptonshire - Journal Title: Register of Parks and Gardens of Special Historic Interest in England

National Grid Reference: SP 90073 81577

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