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Walled Gardens and Stables Adjacent to and West of Nos 1-3 the Groves

A Grade II Listed Building in Staple, Kent

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Latitude: 51.2687 / 51°16'7"N

Longitude: 1.25 / 1°15'0"E

OS Eastings: 626811

OS Northings: 157187

OS Grid: TR268571

Mapcode National: GBR VZT.JVC

Mapcode Global: VHLGQ.MC6S

Entry Name: Walled Gardens and Stables Adjacent to and West of Nos 1-3 the Groves

Listing Date: 26 November 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1070133

English Heritage Legacy ID: 178260

Location: Staple, Dover, Kent, CT3

County: Kent

District: Dover

Civil Parish: Staple

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

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Listing Text


(North End)
5/229 Walled gardens
and stables
adjacent to and
west of Nos. 1-3
The Groves


Walled gardens. Mid C18 for Sir William Lynch. Plum coloured brick, with
irregular buttressing and coping. Average height of about 8 feet, in 2
courts, each about 100 by 200 feet square. Two gate piers on south wall,
of plum brick with red brick dressings, about 10 feet high with moulded
stone cornice caps. Segmental headed doorway with parapet and poetical
inscription over. At south west end of gardens a C17 stable block, of 1
storey in irregular red brick, with double span roof. Stalls and mangers
survive inside. A rebuilt C17 coachhouse at extreme south-west corner, in
process of conversion to house at time of survey, and not of listable

Listing NGR: TR2686557165

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

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