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Stable Building About 50 Metres East of Matfield House

A Grade II* Listed Building in Tonbridge, Kent

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.1525 / 51°9'9"N

Longitude: 0.3701 / 0°22'12"E

OS Eastings: 565855

OS Northings: 141919

OS Grid: TQ658419

Mapcode National: GBR NR1.QDL

Mapcode Global: VHJMX.C9JB

Plus Code: 9F32593C+22

Entry Name: Stable Building About 50 Metres East of Matfield House

Listing Date: 20 October 1954

Last Amended: 7 January 1991

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1250647

English Heritage Legacy ID: 433095

Location: Brenchley, Tunbridge Wells, Kent, TN12

County: Kent

District: Tunbridge Wells

Civil Parish: Brenchley

Built-Up Area: Brenchley

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

Church of England Parish: Matfield St Luke

Church of England Diocese: Rochester

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Listing Text

In the entries for the following serial numbers ---

14/156, 14/157, 14/158, 14/159, 14/160, 14/161, 14/162, 14/163, 14/164, 14/165
14/166, 14/167, 14/168, 14/169, 14/170, 14/171, 14/172, 14/173, 14/174, 14/175
14/176, 14/177, 14/178, 14/179, in the parish of Brenchley.

The address shall be amended to read---

"THE GREEN, Matfield" in place of "MATFIELD GREEN"

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TQ 65 41 BRENCHLEY MATFIELD GREEN
(north side)
14/173 Stable building about 50m east
20.10.54 of Matfield House (formerly
included with Matfield House)
GV II*


Stable building. Probably 1736, contemporary with Matfield House and other
buildings in the stable courtyard. Flemish bond brick to the ground floor,
first floor tile hung; peg-tile roof.

Plan: Facing west, rectangular on plan, and forming the west boundary of the
courtyard. C19 outshut added at south end.

Exterior: 2 storeys. Roof half-hipped at ends, the hip eaves projecting.
Moulded fascia at first floor level. Asymmetrical 6-window front with 5 first
floor 2-light casement windows, 6 panes per light and a similar window to
ground floor left. Approximately central sliding doors with flush panels,
doorway to right with 6 fielded panels. The left (north) return has a C18
plank door with a small-pane fixed window alongside, a small-pane sliding sash
to the first floor with a C20 one-light alongside and above them, a 2-light
opening, one light glazed. The right (south) return has a lean-to roof over
the outshut with brick cogging below the eaves, a 2-light casement with square
leaded panes and probably C20 2-leaf plank door in the centre. 3-light
casement to the first floor.

Interior: Not inspected but may be of interest.


Listing NGR: TQ6585541919

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

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