Record Details

NHER Number:45516
Type of record:Building
Name:The stables and outhouses to the hall, Shotesham Park

Summary

The stables, cart shed and outhouse here date to 1784 and were designed by Sir John Soane. They are constructed from gault brick with pantiled roofs and take the form of four ranges around a square courtyard. The cart shed lies to the north, the stables to the east and west and the outhouse to south. Each range except the north is of two storeys and five bays. The external faces of the east and west ranges have blind arcading and honeycomb vents. The original stalls and fittings survive in the stables.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TM 2244 9886
Map Sheet:TM29NW
Parish:SHOTESHAM, SOUTH NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

December 1983. Listed, Grade II.
Listing Description:
Stables, cart shed and outhouse. From 1784 by Sir John Soane. Gault brick with pantiled roofs. Four ranges around a square courtyard. Open cart shed to north, stables to east and west and outhouse to south. Each range except north of two storeys and five bays with, at ground floor only, pivot windows resembling sashes with glazing bars and much bottle glass beneath skewback arches. South range windows within containing arches. Alternating blind and shuttered first floor openings with wavy ventilation slits in shutters. External faces of east and west ranges with blind arcading and honeycomb vents. Dentil cornices and hipped roofs. Original stalls and fittings in stables.
Information from (S1).

Monument Types

  • CART SHED (18th Century to 21st Century - 1784 AD to 2100 AD)
  • OUTBUILDING (18th Century to 21st Century - 1784 AD to 2100 AD)
  • STABLE (18th Century to 21st Century - 1784 AD to 2100 AD)

Associated Finds - none

Protected Status

  • Listed Building
  • SHINE

Sources and further reading

---Monograph: Pevsner, N and Wilson, W. 1999. Norfolk 2: North-West and South. The Buildings of England. 2nd Edition. p 650.
<S1>Designation: English Heritage. National Heritage List for England. List Entry 1373090.

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