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Stables and Mounting Block About 30 Metres North West of Chilston Park, Boughton Malherbe

Description: Stables and Mounting Block About 30 Metres North West of Chilston Park

Grade: I
Date Listed: 26 April 1968
English Heritage Building ID: 174228

OS Grid Reference: TQ8942350173
OS Grid Coordinates: 589423, 150173
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2193, 0.7111

Location: Boughton Malherbe, Kent ME17 2BF

Locality: Boughton Malherbe
Local Authority: Maidstone Borough Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: ME17 2BF

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Listing Text

TQ 85 SE

4/2 Stables and
Mounting Block
26.4.68 about 30 metres
north-west of
Chilston Park


Stables. C17 or early C18 and C19. Roughly coursed blocks of galleted
stone with red brick dressings. C19 range red brick. Plain tile roof.
Irregular U-plan. West range rebuilt in C19. One storey and attic on
stone plinth. Roof hipped to south end of east wing. 5 hipped dormers
with leaded lights to "courtyard" and 2 with moulded cornices to short
east wing. 4 blocked doorways to long north elevation. 2 double doors
to east. 3 boarded doors with rectangular fanlights to "courtyard" to
south. External stairs to attic. C19 range with coped gable ends,
central gabled porch with flanking pilasters and series of round-headed
double doors. Mounting block to south end of east wing, of 5 stone
steps, incorporating part of re-used early C16 stone fireplace with
Hussey arms to spandrels. (Country Life 19.12.1952).

Listing NGR: TQ8948750137

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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