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Bridge Place, Bridge

Description: Bridge Place

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 29 September 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 171008

OS Grid Reference: TR1812153908
OS Grid Coordinates: 618121, 153908
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2426, 1.1237

Location: 16 Brewery Lane, Bridge, Kent CT4 5LG

Locality: Bridge
Local Authority: Canterbury City Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: CT4 5LG

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Listing Text

(west side)

Bridge Place
TR 1853 22/163 29.9.52
TR 15 SE 13/163


L-shaped building which is all that remains of a large mansion built by Sir
Arnold Braems in the late C17, the remainder having been demolished by John Taylor
of Bifrons, Patrixbourne, between 1704 and 1729. Red brick. Brick pilasters
flank each window bay. Bracketed wood eaves cornice. Brick stringcourse.
Steeply-pitched hipped tiled roof. The north or entrance front has 2 and a
half storeys. Two hipped dormers. Modern porch. Five windows, irregular,
with mostly casements with wooden mullions and transoms, some small square
leaded panes but two bung sash windows with glazing bars. Some of the windows
at the east end are dummies and were probably blocked when sash windows were
inserted in the east front. Rusticated stone doorway with keystone in modern
porch. The east front has 2 storeys, attic and basement. Four windows and
2 hipped dormers, windows having glazing bars and hung sashes. The interior
has unusual carved cornices in two rooms and two painted stone fireplaces.

Listing NGR: TR1812153908

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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