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Wheelsgate, Old Romney

Description: Wheelsgate

Grade: II
Date Listed: 9 June 1959
English Heritage Building ID: 175555

OS Grid Reference: TR0234924176
OS Grid Coordinates: 602349, 124176
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9814, 0.8814

Location: Old Romney, Kent TN29 9SS

Locality: Old Romney
Local Authority: Shepway District Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: TN29 9SS

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Listing Text


9/95 Wheelsgate

Farmhouse. Probably early C17 or earlier, with C18 and early C19
alterations. Heavily timber framed. Main range clad in pinkish-red
brick in Flemish bond, wing and "stair turret" clad in chequered red
and grey brick. Plain tile roof. Main range probably lobby entry plan,
or adapted to it, with cross-wing to right which projects forward slightly,
with 2-storey stair turret (?) to right of it, integral with brickwork.
2 storeys, wing with garret. Plat band to wing and turret. Plain parapet
to main range. Main range half-hipped to left, wing half-hipped to front,
stair turret gabled. Multiple brick ridge stack to centre of main range.
Large projecting stack to right wall of wing, behind "stair turret". Irregular
fenestration of 3 windows; one 2-light casement towards centre, (to left of
stack), and one taller 3-light casement to right in main range. 2-light
garret casement to wing and 16-pane first floor glazing bar sash with
segmental relieving arch. One 2-light casement with segmental head to each
floor of "stair turret". Stable door with segmental head beneath left-hand
window. Panelled door with 2 top lights under stack, with flat corniced
hood. French doors to wing with flat hood on consoles. Interior not

Listing NGR: TR0234924176

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Source: English Heritage

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