An exterior view, taken from the north-east, showing the stable building on the south side of Mayfield Place with piles of building rubble in front

Date:
17 Aug 1928
Location:
Mayfield Place, Stables, High Street, Orpington, Bromley, Greater London Authority, BR6
Reference:
BB71/09680
Type:
Photograph (Negative)

Description

It is not known whether the building was still in use as a stables at the time this photograph was taken. There is a sign on the west side of the building for C. A. Wiles' house furnishing, removal and storage business, which may indicate that it was being used as a warehouse.

The photographer's notes state: 'Stable Building from N.E. Trees now gone. Early morning'.

There is an additional note for the site stating: 'The house was demolished in Oct 1938. The stable building (mostly) & the farmbuilding demolished some years before'.

Content

This is part of the Series: PEW01/01 Phillip Edmund Wills Street Collection, Negatives; within the Collection: PEW01 Phillip Edmund Wills Street Collection

Rights

© Historic England Archive

People & Organisations

Photographer: Street, Philip Edmund Wills

Keywords

Georgian Stable

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