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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.


List entry Number: 1374967



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

County District District Type Parish
WarwickshireStratford-on-AvonDistrict AuthorityFarnborough

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 21-Apr-1986

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 305584

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FARNBOROUGH SP 4349 Farnborough Hall 1195/16/9 The Game Larder 21.4.86


Game larder. c1750; probably designed by Sanderson Miller for William Holbech. Rendered brick walls and limestone columns; cupola of painted wood. Slate pyramidal roofs. Hexagonal plan. Loggia to 3 sides of 4 Tuscan columns, 2 in antis. Plain entablature with prominent dentil cornice. To rear: half-glazed flush'4-panelled door. Louvred cupola has projecting hood on brackets at base. Simple moulded panels. Moulded cornice. Interior: hanging wheel with hooks and windlass. Jackson-Stops G: Farnborough Hall: National Trust Guidebook 1984; Nares G: Farnborough Hall: Country Life: 11 and 18 February 1954: The Buildings of England: Pevsner N: Warwickshire: Harmondsworth: 1966: 293; Register of Parks and Gardens of Special Historic Interest in England (English Heritage): Part 42 Warwickshire).

Listing NGR: SP4317449290

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Jackson Stops, G, Farnborough Hall National Trust Guidebook, (1984)
Pevsner, N, Wedgwood, A, The Buildings of England: Warwickshire, (1966), 293
Nares, G, 'Country Life' in Farnborough Hall, (1954)
Part 42 Warwickshire,

National Grid Reference: SP 43174 49290


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