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Garden House Approximately 15 Yards North of Snowfield, Bearsted

Description: Garden House Approximately 15 Yards North of Snowfield

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 July 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 173550

OS Grid Reference: TQ7977755946
OS Grid Coordinates: 579777, 155946
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2743, 0.5760

Location: Hog Hill, Bearsted, Kent ME14 4DH

Locality: Bearsted
Local Authority: Maidstone Borough Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: ME14 4DH

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Listing Text

(west side)

5/44 Garden House approx.
15 yards north of

Garden House. Circa 1911 by A.N. Prentice for Montagu Barstow
Esq., husband of Baroness Orczy. In an early C18 style.
Red and grey brick. Single storey with plinth at rear which
becomes platt-band to bottom of side elevation, quoins, moulded
wood cornice and panelled stone-coped parapet. 3 glazing-bar
sashes to north elevation and 2 to east with cement cills and
segmental heads with gauged brick voussoirs and cement-rendered
keystones. Red brick "chainage" between windows and plinth.
Stack at west end. South elevation, (towards house) has no
windows, and one central recessed panel with chequered red
and grey brick to parapet. Porch stretching almost whole
length of building, on four Doric columns carrying plain wooden
entablature with moulded cornice which is arched over the central
bay. East end glazed. Glazing at west end now filled in.
Central panelled door in moulded, recessed architrave with
triple keystone and panelled reveals. High standard of craftsman-

Listing NGR: TQ7974755915

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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