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Somerfield Court, Sellindge

Description: Somerfield Court

Grade: II
Date Listed: 29 December 1966
English Heritage Building ID: 175653

OS Grid Reference: TR1044937847
OS Grid Coordinates: 610449, 137847
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1013, 1.0045

Location: M20, Sellindge, Kent TN25 6JD

Locality: Sellindge
Local Authority: Shepway District Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: TN25 6JD

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Listing Text

(South-West side)

3/75 Somerfield Court

House. Late C17 by Thomas Gomeldon, with early C19 and late C20 alterations.
Chequered red and grey brick in Flemish bond. Plain tile roof. Built at
right-angles to road. 2 tall storeys on stone plinth. Plat band above ground-
floor and first-floor windows. Rusticated brick quoins to front and rear of
left gable end only (towards road). Hipped roof. Brick ridge stack to left
of centre, and at top of right hip. Regular 7-window front of 16-pane sashes
in open boxes, formerly with lower cills. 24-pane sashes to ground-floor.
Splayed rubbed brick voussoirs to all windows. Later brick porch under fourth
window from left, with Doric clasping pilasters, modillioned frieze and
moulded triangular brick pediment, round-headed window to each side and round-
headed architrave to panelled door, all with hoodmoulds. Left gable end has
blank round-headed window on each floor with moulded brick surround and keystone,
flanked by 2 blocked rectangular openings with rubbed brick voussoirs. Early
C19 rear wing to right demolished in 1970s. Interior: moulded cornice to
first floor left end room. Staggered butt purlin roof.

Listing NGR: TR1041337292

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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