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The North East Lodge of the Demolished Mansion Bifrons, Bekesbourne-with-Patrixbourne

Description: The North East Lodge of the Demolished Mansion Bifrons

Grade: II
Date Listed: 29 September 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 171348

OS Grid Reference: TR1876755419
OS Grid Coordinates: 618767, 155419
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2559, 1.1338

Location: Bifrons Hill, Bekesbourne, Kent CT4 5DD

Locality: Bekesbourne-with-Patrixbourne
Local Authority: Canterbury City Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: CT4 5DD

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Listing Text

(west side)

The north-east lodge
of the demolished mansion
TR 1855 28/462 29.9.52


A cottage orné like others in this estate village of the Marquesses Conygham.
Mid C19. One storey and attic. Faced with rough plaster, tiled roof. Casement
windows. At the south-east end is an octagonal portion with a conical roof
ann an ornamental red brick chimney stack at its apex. Doorway in its north-east
side with a large gabled hood over. On its south-east side is a porch with
barleysugar columns supporting a gable with scalloped bargeboards Pointed
doorway. On the south-west side is a small bay window with a gable over.
The centre portion of the lodge is recessed and contains one window and a small
gable. The first floor oversails on the south side. At the north-west end
is a projection which forms a T with the recesses centre. This has larger
gable ends north and south with scalloped bargeboards and a bay window below
each on ground floor. The north-west front of this portion has a central pointed
doorway. Two windows with dripmoulds over and 2 gables dormers. Each window
bay is flanked by pilasters.

Listing NGR: TR1876755420

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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