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Wall, Stables and Dovecot South of Tunstall House, Tunstall

Description: Wall, Stables and Dovecot South of Tunstall House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 27 August 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 176196

OS Grid Reference: TQ8942561806
OS Grid Coordinates: 589425, 161806
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3238, 0.7173

Location: Tunstall Road, Tunstall, Kent ME9 8DX

Locality: Tunstall
Local Authority: Swale Borough Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: ME9 8DX

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Listing Text

(west side)

5/65 Wall, stables and dovecot
27.8.52 south Tunstall House


Garden wall, dovecot and stables. C17. Chequered red and blue
brick in English bond and plain tiled roofs. The wall extends
approx 70 yards along road to east of Tunstall House, and returns
to enclose courtyard approx. 50 yards with series of weathered but-
tresses (22 to road front), 2 sets of gate piers with cornices and
ball finials to east, and one set to west (rear wall of courtyard).
In the south-east corner, the stables, 2 storeys on plinth,
with plat band and hipped roof with stacks to rear right and centre.
3 leaded wood casements on first floor, 2 segment headed wood case-
ments on ground floor and boarded door to left. Double door and
tiled pentice to centre and board door right. In the south-
west corner, a dovecot, 1 storey on plinth with plat band, hipped
roof and lantern, 1 hipped dormer, and central board door.

Listing NGR: TQ8946161825

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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