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Kenfield Hall, Petham

Description: Kenfield Hall

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 29 September 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 171379

OS Grid Reference: TR1197252520
OS Grid Coordinates: 611972, 152520
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2325, 1.0349

Location: Kenfield Road, Petham, Kent CT4 5RN

Locality: Petham
Local Authority: Canterbury City Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: CT4 5RN

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Listing Text


Kenfield Hall
TR 15 SW 12/539 29.9.52


The original portion of this mansion was built in circa 1730. Two storeys
and attics. Plum and russet brick. Hipped tiled roof. Wooden modillion eaves
cornice. Glazing bars intact. The main front faces north. Seven windows.
The 3 centre window bays project with a pediment over containing a round-headed
attic window. Brick stringcourse. Central doorcase with fluted pilasters,
triglyph frieze and pediment. The wings have 2 windows and one pedimented
dormer each. To the north-west is a long wing of 1909 of 7 windows in matching
style. The east front has 3 windows and 3 dormers, the south front 5 windows
and 3 dormers, the west front 3 windows and 3 dormers. The last has a doorway,
now the main entrance, with pilasters, curved shell-headed hood and doors of
6-fielded panels at the head of 4 steps.

Listing NGR: TR1197252520

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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