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Description: The Drummond Arms
Date Listed: 16 September 1977
English Heritage Building ID: 143392
OS Grid Reference: SU4233008054
OS Grid Coordinates: 442330, 108054
Latitude/Longitude: 50.8704, -1.3998
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DIBDEN PROSPECT PLACE, HYTHE
SU 40 NW
9/7 The Drummond Arms
Hotel. Mid C19. Rusticated stone ground-floor with precise grooved
jointing, including keys to flat arches, stone first floor band supporting
the Order, upper walls of yellow brickwork in Flemish bond, pilasters with
moulded stone caps and bases, supporting a brick entablature with a stone
cornice above brick dentils, blocking course stepped in the middle part
with a central stone gable (containing a shield), rubbed flat arches, stone
cills on brackets and balusters below the 1st floor openings. Low-pitched
hipped slate roof. Classical design, with a symmetrical north-east front
elevation of three storeys, 1.3.1 windows. There are pilasters marking the
projecting of the centrepiece, at each side, and returned at each corner.
Sashes in reveals. Stone doorways at the 2nd and 4th bays, with cornice
and frieze on console brackets, above a flight of three stone steps flanked
by plain iron walls. In front of the building a moulded stone curb
supports cast-iron columns, linked by plain rails, curved inwards at each
side. The rear of the building has later extensions and on the east side
is a single-storeyed wing (of later date but continuous style), which
extends along the side of Pylewell Road as plain blocks (of former
Listing NGR: SU4232208098
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Source: English Heritage
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