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Stone Pavilion in Mote Park

A Grade II Listed Building in Maidstone, Kent

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.2613 / 51°15'40"N

Longitude: 0.5435 / 0°32'36"E

OS Eastings: 577562

OS Northings: 154425

OS Grid: TQ775544

Mapcode National: GBR PR8.S9H

Mapcode Global: VHJMF.CKPF

Entry Name: Stone Pavilion in Mote Park

Listing Date: 30 July 1951

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1086314

English Heritage Legacy ID: 173448

Location: Maidstone, Kent, ME15

County: Kent

District: Maidstone

Town: Maidstone

Electoral Ward/Division: Shepway North

Built-Up Area: Maidstone

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

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Listing Text

MOTE PARK
1.
5278
Stone Pavilion in
Mote Park
TQ 75 SE 11/145B 30.7.51.
II

2.
1801. A circular temple of Portland stone of the Trianon Temple de L'Amour
type. Consists of a circular central building with 3 high doorways in moulded
architrave surrounds with a colonnade of fluted Doric columns around it. These
columns support an entablature with triglyph frieze and a domed stone roof.
Round the architrave is the following inscription "Erected in 1801 by the Volunteers
of Kent as a tribute of respect to the Earl of Romney, Lord Lieutenant." The
pavilion is placed so as to be viewed at a distance from the windows of the
house.


Listing NGR: TQ7838355024

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