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Stockwood House Stable Block

Address : Stockwood Park, Farley Hill, Luton

Grid Reference : TL0853819661

Site Status : Grade II listed

Statutory List Description : Mid C18. Five bay, 2 storey block. Brick with brick quoins and dressings and stone imposts and copings. Centre bay breaks forward slightly from lower wings and has a raised second storey above a tall round headed coach arch with a round window and an open pediment over brick band. Open domed cupola on slender columns on ridge of shallow slate roof. Side bays of rendered brick (somewhat exposed) joined to centre bay by ramped parapets. Terminal bays break forward slightly and have blind semi-circular windows on ground floor. Left wing has window with two wooden mullions. Wings have brick band and parapets. Slate roofs, nipped over end bays. C19 brick two storey wing inside block. Segmental arches with stone imposts and bases. Bevelled reveals to these and to cambered arch headed hay loft windows. Cobbled yard.

Information provided by Luton Borough Council.

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Nearby Sites

These are the closest sites to Stockwood House Stable Block and are all within about 1000 metres :

Hibbert Street
Hibbert Arms Public House [Draft Local List]
London Road
Pill Box [Draft Local List]
16 London Road - Whitehill [Grade II listed]
87-93 London Road [Draft Local List]
107 London Road - The Mount [Draft Local List]
New Town Street
98 New Town Street [Draft Local List]
Stockwood Crescent
8 Stockwood Crescent [Draft Local List]
11 Stockwood Crescent [Draft Local List]
West Hill Road
Bailey Hill Water Tower [Grade II listed]
Memorial Park [Draft Local List]
4 & 6 West Hill Road [Draft Local List]
10 & 12 West Hill Road [Draft Local List]
31 West Hill Road - Cherry Gate [Draft Local List]

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