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Stone Pavilion in Mote Park, Maidstone

Description: Stone Pavilion in Mote Park

Grade: II
Date Listed: 30 July 1951
English Heritage Building ID: 173448

OS Grid Reference: TQ7756254425
OS Grid Coordinates: 577562, 154425
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2613, 0.5435

Location: S Park Road, Maidstone, Kent ME15 8EA

Locality: Maidstone
Local Authority: Maidstone Borough Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: ME15 8EA

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Listing Text

Stone Pavilion in
Mote Park
TQ 75 SE 11/145B 30.7.51.

1801. A circular temple of Portland stone of the Trianon Temple de L'Amour
type. Consists of a circular central building with 3 high doorways in moulded
architrave surrounds with a colonnade of fluted Doric columns around it. These
columns support an entablature with triglyph frieze and a domed stone roof.
Round the architrave is the following inscription "Erected in 1801 by the Volunteers
of Kent as a tribute of respect to the Earl of Romney, Lord Lieutenant." The
pavilion is placed so as to be viewed at a distance from the windows of the

Listing NGR: TQ7838355024

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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