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Wyborne's Charity, Preston

Description: Wyborne's Charity

Grade: II
Date Listed: 7 March 1983
English Heritage Building ID: 178209

OS Grid Reference: TR2474459772
OS Grid Coordinates: 624744, 159772
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2927, 1.2221

Location: Deerson Lane, Preston, Kent CT3 1EY

Locality: Preston
Local Authority: Dover District Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: CT3 1EY

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Listing Text


(North Side)
4/178 Wyborne's Charity


House. Early C18 alteration of C16 or earlier building. Timber framed and
clad and infilled with red brick. Thatched roof, with plain tiled outshot.
One storey and attic, with exposed frame on upper half of wall. Hipped roof
with 2 raking dormers and stack at end right. Two C20 wooden casements and
central boarded door in glazed porch. Outshot with garage doors to right and
catslide outshot to rear. Interior: inglenook fireplace; frame visible with
steeply cambered tie-beams. The house was left by Robert Wyborne in 1709 as
part of charitable relief for the poor of Preston, and continued as such until
early C20.

Listing NGR: TR2474959773

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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