MSO10738 - Holnicote House stables (Building)


An 18th Century stable block.

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Full Description

Stable block, now store. C18. Rendered over rubble, exposed red sandstone quoins, hipped slate roof, overhanging eaves with sprockets. Plan: loft over stables. Two storeys, first floor semicircular headed casements with rusticated surrounds flanking leaded oeil-de-boeuf windows, ground floor 2 segmental headed windows, blocked in lower portions, with rusticated jambs, flanking central doorway also with rusticated jambs, segmental headed relieving arch, flat roofed porch carried on shaped brackets, renewed double door. Stables to Holnicote House (not included). [1] English Heritage Listed Building Number: 265519. First Listed on 22/05/1969. [2] 5-bay plan. Stone, Render walls. Hipped roof [3] The building was visited in May 2012 as part of the rapid condition survey of Exmoor's Listed Buildings 2012-13. It received a BAR score of 6. [4] The building is depicted but not labelled on 2020 MasterMap data. [5]

Sources/Archives (5)

  • <1> Index: 2/1/1986. Thirty-fifth List of Buildings of Special Architectural or Historic Interest, District of West Somerset (Somerset)/Exmoor National Park.
  • <2> Unassigned: Webster CJ, Historic Environment Record. 2005. Staff Comments, Somerset County Council.
  • <3> Unpublished document: Somerset County Council. Various. Somerset HER parish files - Exmoor records.
  • <4> Report: Lawrence, G.. 2014. Exmoor National Park: Rapid condition survey of listed buildings 2012-13.
  • <5>XY Map: Ordnance Survey. 2020. MasterMap data. 1:2,500. [Mapped feature: #41127 ]

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Other Statuses/References

  • 2012-3 Building At Risk Score (6): 1076/26/105
  • Local List Status (Unassessed)
  • National Park: Exmoor National Park
  • Somerset SMR PRN: 31235



Grid reference Centred SS 9108 4619 (22m by 11m)
Map sheet SS94NW

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Record last edited

Aug 2 2022 10:53AM


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