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Stable Block North East of Meopham Bank, Hildenborough

Description: Stable Block North East of Meopham Bank

Grade: II
Date Listed: 19 February 1990
English Heritage Building ID: 179626

OS Grid Reference: TQ5637247482
OS Grid Coordinates: 556372, 147481
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2051, 0.2371

Location: Hildenborough, Kent TN11 9AH

Locality: Hildenborough
Local Authority: Tonbridge and Malling Borough Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: TN11 9AH

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Listing Text

TQ 54 NE
5/193 Stable block north east of
- Meopham Bank


Stable block. Early C19. Rendered brick with a slate roof; brick stacks.

Plan: L plan, the main block facing south east with short wing adjoining at
right angles at the east. The main range consists of a central coach house
with a loft over with stables at either side, the southern section
incorporating a heated tack room.

Exterior: Single-storey with a loft. The east wing is single-storey.
Asymmetrical south east front, the coach house to right of centre taller and
gabled to the front with a clock face in the gable, a central loft door below
flanked by 12-pane C19 sashes and 2 pairs of tall C19 plank doors to the coach
house. To the left of the coach house the range has 3 doors and a round-
headed C19 window with glazing bars and 2 first floor 6-pane sashes. To the
right of the coach house the main range has one C19 round-headed ground floor
window with glazing bars and a 6-pane first floor sash. The east wing has a
round-headed window, matching the others and 2 stable doors.

Interior: Not inspected.

Group value with Meopham Bank and the outbuilding that was used as John
Herring's studio.

Listing NGR: TQ5633847449

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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