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Ladydown Farmhouse Laydown Cottages, Preston

Description: Ladydown Farmhouse Laydown Cottages

Grade: II
Date Listed: 26 November 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 178219

OS Grid Reference: TR2531060342
OS Grid Coordinates: 625310, 160342
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2976, 1.2306

Location: Longmete Road, Preston, Kent CT3 1DL

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

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Listing Text

(North Side)

2/188 Ladydown Farmhouse
1 and 2 Laydown


Farmhouse and attached oast. Early C19. Red brick and slate roof, and
corrugated iron roof to oast. Two storeys and attic with gambrel roof, 3
flat roofed dormers and stacks to left and to right. Regular fenestration of
3 glazing bar sashes on first floor and 2 on ground floor with gauged heads.
Glazed door in central later C19 gabled porch. To left a disused cast, the
stores of 2 storeys with irregular fenestration of wooden casements and
glazing bar sash, with half-glazed door to right in glazed parch, with
truncated roundel at end left, also with wooden casement and glazing bar sashes.
An unusual designed unit.

Listing NGR: TR2531060342

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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