ST9589 : Stable block, Charlton Park Estate

near to Charlton, Wiltshire, Great Britain

Stable block, Charlton Park Estate
Stable block, Charlton Park Estate
Grade II listed late 18th Century stable block (possibly built in 1772-6 by the younger Matthew Brettingham when he was working on Charlton Park House). Built of Cotswold stone, the stable block is grouped around four sides of a courtyard, with the south-east range (seen here to the right) forming the rear wall of Andover House and the Estate Office. The ranges to the north-west and north-east (the latter seen here on the left) have had their stone tiles replaced with concrete ones. There are round-arched, pedimented entrances to all sides except the south-east (seen here on the right). There is round-arched arcading to the inner courtyard walls, which is blocked on all sides except for the north-west, which has 2-leaf plank doors to the stables within. There is a bell turret on the ridge of south-east wing with clocks on its south-east and north-west faces. LinkExternal link
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2012
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Date Taken
Sunday, 22 April, 2012   (more nearby)
Submitted
Wednesday, 2 May, 2012
Geographical Context
Country estates 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! ST 9523 8936 [10m precision]
WGS84: 51:36.1835N 2:4.2161W
Photographer Location
OSGB36: geotagged! ST 9519 8937
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EAST (about 90 degrees)
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