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Carthorse Stable at Rumshed Farm

A Grade II Listed Building in Hildenborough, Kent

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Latitude: 51.2441 / 51°14'38"N

Longitude: 0.221 / 0°13'15"E

OS Eastings: 555118

OS Northings: 151780

OS Grid: TQ551517

Mapcode National: GBR MNC.W4S

Mapcode Global: VHHPS.SZ5N

Entry Name: Carthorse Stable at Rumshed Farm

Listing Date: 19 February 1990

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1070381

English Heritage Legacy ID: 179649

Location: Hildenborough, Tonbridge and Malling, Kent, TN15

County: Kent

District: Tonbridge and Malling

Civil Parish: Hildenborough

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

Church of England Parish: Hildenborough St John the Evangelist

Church of England Diocese: Rochester

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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: TQ5511851780

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

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