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Beachborough Park, Newington

Description: Beachborough Park

Grade: II
Date Listed: 29 December 1966
English Heritage Building ID: 175615

OS Grid Reference: TR1692138106
OS Grid Coordinates: 616921, 138106
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1012, 1.0970

Location: Newington, Kent CT18 8BW

Locality: Newington
Local Authority: Shepway District Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: CT18 8BW

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Listing Text

(West Side)

4/39 Beachborough
Park (Formerly
29.12.66 Listed as


North part of west wing of house. 1813 by Sir James Drake Brockman, possibly
with earlier core. Rendered, with slate roof. 2 storeys.
West elevation: Plain stone-coped parapet above moulded rendered cornice.
Roof hipped to left (north). Central bell cupola with pyramidal roof and
weathervane. Painted gable end stack to right. Regular 5-window front of
four recessed 6-pane sashes and central 8-pane sash. Tall 12-pane ground-
floor sashes. Blank area towards left end longer than that towards right.
Central door of 2 fielded panels, and semi-circular fanlight with
radiating glazing bars. 2 fire insurance plaques above door. Short right
return wing with sundial with segmental pediment, dated 1813, removed from
demolished main range of house. Long single-storey painted brick range
with slate.roof running along left gable end. Single-storey flat-roofed
addition to right gable end. Wing formerly extended further to right
(south) as part of an H-plan house, the central range of which was destroyed
by fire in the 1950's. Interior not inspected.
See also items 4/40 and 4/41.

Listing NGR: TR1692138106

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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