Information for record number MWA13272:
Stable Block at The Old Laundry, Holbrook Mews, Long lawford, Warwickshire

Summary Shown on First edition ordnance survey map. Dates to 1804.
What Is It?  
Type: Stable
Period: Unknown
Where Is It?  
Parish: Long Lawford
District: Rugby, Warwickshire
Grid Reference: SP 47 76
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Level of Protection Local

Source Number  

1 Basic photographic of the stables was undertaken prior to their conversion. The Listed Building records suggests they date to 1804 and the architectural style and brick size seems to fit with this.

Source No: 1
Source Type: Building Survey
Title: Photographic record of The Old Laundry, Holbrook Mews, Long lawford, Warwickshire
Author/originator: Kinross M
Date: 2008
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designation Listed Building Buildings and structures, such as bridges, that are of architectural or historical importance are placed on a statutory list. These buildings are protected by planning and conservation acts that ensure that their special features of interest are considered before any alterations are made to them.

Depending on how important the buildings are they are classed as Grade I, Grade II* or Grade II. Grade I buildings are those of exceptional interest. Grade II* are particularly important buildings of more than special interest. Those listed as Grade II are those buildings that are regarded of special interest.
monument STABLE * A building in which horses are accommodated. back
monument MEWS * Traditionally a mew was a building housing hawks when they were moulting, however since the C16th the term has been used for a series of stables grouped around an open yard or alley, often with rooms above. Use only for stables otherwise use FALCONRY. back
monument LAUNDRY * A room or building where clothing and other fabrics are washed, mangled, steamed and ironed. back

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