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Cattle Sheds and Stables About 25 Metres North West of Langley Park Farmhouse, Langley

Description: Cattle Sheds and Stables About 25 Metres North West of Langley Park Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 18 December 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 174118

OS Grid Reference: TQ7986551683
OS Grid Coordinates: 579865, 151683
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2360, 0.5751

Location: Langley, Kent ME17 3LY

Locality: Langley
Local Authority: Maidstone Borough Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: ME17 3LY

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Listing Text

TQ 75 SE
(south side)
1/100 Cattle sheds and
stables about 25
metres north-west
of Langley Park

Farmyard. Circa 1850. Cattle sheds with stone rear walls, weather-
boarded on red brick plinth to courtyard. Stables red brick in
Flemish bond. Plain tile roofs. Cattle sheds form north and east
sides of yard, stables north end of west side. Cattle sheds: low
single storey. Vertically-boarded hatches swinging inwards behind
vertical iron bars above feeding-troughs. 4 ridge louvres to north
range, 3 to south. 2 stable doors towards south end of east range,
and one to east end of north range. Stables: 2 equal bays and narrow
north end bay. Single storey, but taller than cattle sheds. One
stable door to centre of each equal bay, flanked by 2-light
segmental-headed casement windows. Interiors: troughs, some stalls,
and hatches to cattle sheds. Setts to floor of stables and brick
partitions between 3 bays. King post roof to cattle sheds.
Scientific queen-strut roof to stables. Probably a planned courtyard,
and a relatively uncommon survival in Kent. See also items 1/98 and

Listing NGR: TQ7991651653

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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