History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

Wall and Gates to Courtyard at Front of Preston Hall

A Grade II Listed Building in Aylesford, Kent

Approximate Location Map
Large Map »
Street View
Contributor Photos »

Street View is the best available vantage point looking, if possible, towards the location of the building. In some locations, Street View may not give a view of the actual building, or may not be available at all. Where it is not available, the satellite view is shown instead.


Latitude: 51.2951 / 51°17'42"N

Longitude: 0.4771 / 0°28'37"E

OS Eastings: 572803

OS Northings: 158025

OS Grid: TQ728580

Mapcode National: GBR PQS.MH4

Mapcode Global: VHJM6.7Q30

Entry Name: Wall and Gates to Courtyard at Front of Preston Hall

Listing Date: 19 January 1989

Last Amended: 9 May 1989

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1210705

English Heritage Legacy ID: 179420

Location: Aylesford, Tonbridge and Malling, Kent, ME20

County: Kent

District: Tonbridge and Malling

Civil Parish: Aylesford

Built-Up Area: Ditton

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

Church of England Parish: Aylesford St Peter and St Paul

Church of England Diocese: Rochester

Find accommodation in

Listing Text

This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 27/02/2015

TQ 7258

Wall and Gates to Courtyard at front of Preston Hall

(Formerly listed as Wall and Gates to Courtyard at front of Preston Hall (otherwise known as Preston Hall Hospital), LONDON ROAD (north side).

Previously listed as Wall and gates to courtyard at front of Preston Hall Hospital)


Wall and gates to entrance court of Preston Hall Hospital. Circa 1850 by John Thomas for Edward Betts. Dressed stone plinth, ashlar above. Wall on square plan but with quadrant curves in re-entered corners. Part wall, part balustrade with geometrical abstracted balusters and moulded standards. Entrance to forecourt in centre, flanked by gate-piers with stone bands, cornices and urns, flanked and supported by volute decoration on balustrade. Wall 4 feet high, standards 6 feet high, and piers 9 feet high.

Listing NGR: TQ7280358025

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.