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Dargate House, Hernhill

Description: Dargate House

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 24 January 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 176720

OS Grid Reference: TR0751861941
OS Grid Coordinates: 607518, 161941
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3187, 0.9767

Location: A299, Hernhill, Kent ME13 9JE

Locality: Hernhill
Local Authority: Swale Borough Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: ME13 9JE

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Listing Text


3/116 Dargate House

24.1.67 II*

House. Early C19 with late C19 additions to rear. Rendered brick and slate
roof. Two storeys and basement with attic. Verandah with tented roof on
pierced cast iron piers with side balustrade, on moulded base. Plat band,
cornice and parapet to hipped roof with pediment to right, slightly projecting.
Stacks to left and right. Segmental headed glazing bar sash in pediment.
Five glazing bar sashes on first floor with shutters and 5 margin light French
windows on ground floor. Entry by double half-glazed doors in right return
with elliptical fanlight, and interrupted pediment. Interior: 3 flight open
well staircase with doubled cast iron balustrade on open string. Top lit with
elliptical lantern, and plastered anthemion frieze and chandelier boss.
Modillion eaves cornices to all rooms and corridors, moulded panelling and
dado rails. Marble wood and plaster enriched fire surrounds. One front room
with open screen of 2 f1uted Ionic columns in antis.

Listing NGR: TR0751861941

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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