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List entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: PAVILION TO THE NORTH EAST OF MEREWORTH CASTLE

List entry Number: 1363025

Location

PAVILION TO THE NORTH EAST OF MEREWORTH CASTLE, MAIDSTONE ROAD

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County District District Type Parish
KentTonbridge and MallingDistrict AuthorityMereworth

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: I

Date first listed: 01-Aug-1952

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 178868

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

TQ 65 SE MEREWORTH MAIDSTONE ROAD (south side)

2/42 Pavilion to the north east of Mereworth 1.8.52 Castle

GV I

Pavilion Circa 1740-50 possibly by Henry Flitcroft. Rendered walls with stone dressings. Central cube with hipped slate roof topped by blind lantern. Deep Tuscan columned portico to west, arcaded porticos to north and south. Triglyph frieze. Shell room, restored 1980. South arched portico closed in with remains of decorative fresco, showing central arch with figure, and scroll-work. For literature see Mereworth Castle above.

Listing NGR: TQ6686353282

Selected Sources

  1. Book  Reference - Author: Stutchbury, H E - Title: The Architecture of Colen Campbell - Date: 1967 - Page References: 54-58
  2. Book  Reference - Author: Harris, J - Title: The Palladians - Date: 1981 - Page References: 66-67
  3. Article  Reference - Title: Country Life - Journal Title: Country Life - Volume: 47 - Page References: 808 876
  4. Article  Reference - Title: Country Life - Journal Title: Country Life - Volume: 47 - Page References: 912
  5. Article  Reference - Title: Country Life - Journal Title: Country Life - Volume: 95 - Page References: 242
  6. Article  Reference - Title: Country Life - Journal Title: Country Life - Volume: 109 - Page References: 728
  7. Article  Reference - Title: Country Life - Journal Title: Country Life - Volume: 116 - Page References: 209
  8. Unpublished Title  Reference - Title: Part 24 Kent - Journal Title: Register of Parks and Gardens of Special Historic Interest in England

National Grid Reference: TQ 66942 53276

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