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Stable Block 50 Yards North West of Leybourne Grange

A Grade II Listed Building in Leybourne, Kent

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Latitude: 51.3089 / 51°18'32"N

Longitude: 0.4069 / 0°24'24"E

OS Eastings: 567859

OS Northings: 159396

OS Grid: TQ678593

Mapcode National: GBR NP5.V0K

Mapcode Global: VHJM5.0CHF

Entry Name: Stable Block 50 Yards North West of Leybourne Grange

Listing Date: 25 February 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1100247

English Heritage Legacy ID: 179373

Location: Leybourne, Tonbridge and Malling, Kent, ME19

County: Kent

District: Tonbridge and Malling

Civil Parish: Leybourne

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

Church of England Parish: Leybourne St Peter and St Paul

Church of England Diocese: Rochester

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Listing Text

TQ 65 NE

BIRLING ROAD (west side)
Stable block 50 yards north west of Leybourne Grange

Stable block. c1850. Yellow stock brick with ashlar dressings. Shallow hipped slate roofs with five stage tower in angle. One storey to east, two to south, three to north behind tower.

East wing: South side. Four bays, windows arched with flanking lights and overlights all set in arched recesses with doubled arched dressings and keystones. Doubled boarded doors in entrance second bay front left.

South wing: East front (block to left of above). Six bays with boarded doors in outer bays, windows in two central bays, all in ground floor niches with double dressed arches. Second bays from each end of storeys, with windows below single dressed niches and shallow doors to left on first floor with double dressed arches. Single dressed round windows in first, third, fourth and sixth bays on first floor. Louvred top bit ventilation house off-centre on roof.

Tower: Arched doorway with panelled door on ground floor to east. Margin-light arched double-dressed window to east and south, on first floor lower to south, lighting stairs. These repeated at similar levels on second floor. Chimney-breast bracketed out on second floor to east on block to rear. Moulded stone bands below second, third and fourth floors. Clock faces to south and east on third floor. Triple arched belfry openings on fourth floor with large louvres. Bracketed cornice to pyramidal slate roof with weather vanes.

North side: Symmetrical three-storey block to right fronting tower with pyrammidal slate roof. Segment-headed openings to three-window front with central first floor shallower than others. Casement windows except glazing bar sashes on first floor. Central boarded door.

Listing NGR: TQ6858258935

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