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Walls and Gatepiers to South and East of Heronden and Enclosing Lower Courtyard, Eastry

Description: Walls and Gatepiers to South and East of Heronden and Enclosing Lower Courtyard

Grade: II
Date Listed: 26 November 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 178171

OS Grid Reference: TR2958454213
OS Grid Coordinates: 629584, 154213
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2409, 1.2878

Location: Heronden Road, Eastry, Kent CT13 0ET

Locality: Eastry
Local Authority: Dover District Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: CT13 0ET

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Listing Text


7/140 Walls and gatepiers
to south and east
of Heronden and
enclosing lower

Courtyard walls and gate piers. C17 or earlier in origin, part rebuilt C18.
Red brick. The walls enclose the lower courtyard containing the barns, granary,
and 2 sets of stables (items 7/136, 7/137, 7/138, 7/139 & 7/140). About 8 feet
high to east of house, with 2 leaf-scrolled and bifurcated wrought iron gates gates
between 2 piers, with pineapple finials at head of flight of 8 semi-circular
brick steps (C20). Wall to roadside averages about 4 to 5 feet high swept up to
north side of house, and also granary (and predates late C17 granary). Turned
in to C20 wooden bar gate with original piers - and ball finials.

Listing NGR: TR2955654268

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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