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Carthorse Stable at Rumshed Farm, Hildenborough

Description: Carthorse Stable at Rumshed Farm

Grade: II
Date Listed: 19 February 1990
English Heritage Building ID: 179649

OS Grid Reference: TQ5511851780
OS Grid Coordinates: 555118, 151780
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2441, 0.2210

Location: Hildenborough, Kent TN15 0SB

Locality: Hildenborough
Local Authority: Tonbridge and Malling Borough Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: TN15 0SB

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Listing Text

TQ 55 SE
2/215 Carthorse stable at Rumshed


Carthorse stable. Circa mid C19, C20 repairs. Framed construction, clad with
weatherboarding; peg-tile roof.

Plan: Simple rectangular plan on a west east axis, facing north. The west
end wall has been rebuilt in concrete block.

Exterior: Single-storey with 4 stable doors on the front (north) and a window
in the centre. Roof half-hipped at ends.

Interior: The original stall partitions survive with the names of the horses
painted on the rear wall which is matchboarded - Prince, Duke, Darling, Dolly,

Roof: Jowelled wallposts support a clasped purlin queen post roof with a
ridgeboard. The roof has suffered from racking and has been repaired.

Part of a good farmstead group at Rumshed Farm, formerly called St Julian's
Farm. The parish and district boundaries run through the farmhouse, part of
which is in Sevenoaks parish.

Listing NGR: TQ5661249320

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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