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The Rider Mausoleum, Boughton Monchelsea

Description: The Rider Mausoleum

Grade: II
Date Listed: 23 May 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 174474

OS Grid Reference: TQ7715149915
OS Grid Coordinates: 577151, 149915
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2209, 0.5354

Location: Church Hill, Boughton Monchelsea, Kent ME17 4BU

Locality: Boughton Monchelsea
Local Authority: Maidstone Borough Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: ME17 4BU

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Listing Text

TQ 74 NE (East side)

2/14 The Rider
23.5.67 Mausoleum


Mausoleum. C18 or early C19. Long, relatively thin blocks of evenly-
coursed dressed stone. Rectangular walls approximately 6 feet hiqh. Stone
plinth. Tooled stone eaves band. Domed dressed stone roof. Bulls-eye window to east
and west sides, with raised stone border and keystones. Ribbed door in
rectangular doorway with raised tooled stone architrave, to south gable end.
Stone coat of arms over doorway. Set in north-east corner of churchyard.
Members of the Rider family owned Boughton Monchelsea Place from c.1685-1938.

Listing NGR: TQ7692749528

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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