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Stable Building About 50 Metres East of Matfield House

A Grade II* Listed Building in Brenchley, Kent

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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

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

Tagged with: Building Stable

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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"


(north side)
14/173 Stable building about 50m east
20.10.54 of Matfield House (formerly
included with Matfield House)

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

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