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Stable Block North East of Avalon

A Grade II Listed Building in Hildenborough, Kent

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Latitude: 51.2051 / 51°12'18"N

Longitude: 0.2371 / 0°14'13"E

OS Eastings: 556372

OS Northings: 147482

OS Grid: TQ563474

Mapcode National: GBR MNZ.6S2

Mapcode Global: VHHQ0.2Z50

Entry Name: Stable Block North East of Avalon

Listing Date: 19 February 1990

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1070412

English Heritage Legacy ID: 179626

Location: Hildenborough, Tonbridge and Malling, Kent, TN11

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 54 NE

Stable block north east of Avalon

(Formerly listed as Stable block north east of Meopham Bank, POWDER MILL LANE (west side))


Stable block. Early C19. Rendered brick with a slate roof; brick stacks.

Plan: L plan, the main block facing south east with short wing adjoining at right angles at the east. The main range consists of a central coach house with a loft over with stables at either side, the southern section incorporating a heated tack room.

Exterior: Single-storey with a loft. The east wing is single-storey. Asymmetrical south east front, the coach house to right of centre taller and gabled to the front with a clock face in the gable, a central loft door below flanked by 12-pane C19 sashes and 2 pairs of tall C19 plank doors to the coach house. To the left of the coach house the range has 3 doors and a round-headed C19 window with glazing bars and 2 first floor 6-pane sashes. To the right of the coach house the main range has one C19 round-headed ground floor window with glazing bars and a 6-pane first floor sash. The east wing has a round-headed window, matching the others and 2 stable doors.

Interior: Not inspected.

Group value with Avalon (formerly Meopham Bank) and the outbuilding that was used as John Herring's studio.

Listing NGR: TQ5637247482

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

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