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Ruin in Grounds of Kearsney Abbey, River

Description: Ruin in Grounds of Kearsney Abbey

Grade: II
Date Listed: 17 December 1973
English Heritage Building ID: 177776

OS Grid Reference: TR2865043761
OS Grid Coordinates: 628650, 143761
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1474, 1.2678

Location: Alkham Road, River, Kent CT16 3EB

Locality: River
Local Authority: Dover District Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: CT16 3EB

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Listing Text

1050 Ruin in grounds of
Kearnsey Abbey
TR 2843 6/67


Ornamental mock ruin created when the grounds of the house were laid out
in the early C19 but containing some old stones, one dated 1609.
It is built across the stream which feeds the lake and may have stood on
the site of a mill. It contains 2 pointed window openings of chamfered stones
which are probably Mediaeval.

Listing NGR: TR2865043761

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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