British Listed Buildings

History in Structure

If you log in, you can comment on buildings, submit new photos or update photos that you've already submitted.

We need to upgrade the server that this website runs on. Can you spare a quid to help?.

The Dower House, Goodnestone

Description: The Dower House

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 11 October 1963
English Heritage Building ID: 177934

OS Grid Reference: TR2799453444
OS Grid Coordinates: 627994, 153444
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2346, 1.2646

Location: Goodnestone, Kent CT3 1PT

Locality: Goodnestone
Local Authority: Dover District Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: CT3 1PT

Incorrect location/postcode? Submit a correction!

Explore more of the area around Goodnestone, Kent at Explore Britain.

Listing Text

TR 25 SE
3/73 The Dower House
House. Late C16. Red brick in English and Header bonds with plain tiled roof.
Two storeys and attic on basement with plinth and string course. Roof with
kneelered gables, with 2 projecting 3 storeyed gables to left and to centre
right and central hipped dormer. Four moulded stacks to centre left. Two
light mullioned windows with labels in gable heads, with 4 light and 3 light
mullioned windows on first floor, and 5 light mullioned and transomed
windows on each floor in central recessed area. One 3 light leaded wooden
casement on each floor to right. Basement opening to right. Rib and stud
door to centre right in porch, with four centred arched surround. Porch
doorway also four centred with label and Arms over. Built as Dower House to
Knowlton Court .

Listing NGR: TR2799453444

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

Listed building text is © Crown Copyright. Reproduced under licence.