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The Headmasters House, Guston

Description: The Headmasters House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 23 April 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 178454

OS Grid Reference: TR3288043294
OS Grid Coordinates: 632880, 143294
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1415, 1.3279

Location: A258, Guston, Kent CT15 5EQ

Locality: Guston
Local Authority: Dover District Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: CT15 5EQ

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Listing Text


5/15 The Headmasters


House. Circa 1909 by Sir Henry Tanner in Arts and Crafts Georgian Style.
Pebbledashed with red brick dressings and plain tiled roof. Single large
blocks but with the main rooms distinguished by projecting
symmetrical section to right. Two storeys and attic on plinth with quoins
and modillion eaves cornice. Central projection with broken pediment.
Hipped roof with stacks to left, 3 dormers the outer 2 pedimented.Regular
fenestration of 7 glazing bar sashes on first floor, the central with
keyed segmental head, as have all 6 glazing bar sashes on ground floor,
central half-glazed and moulded door with side lights in segmental porch
on columns. Recessed 2 storey and attic wing to left, with 2 flat roofed
dormers, stacks at end left and to rear, 2 glazing bar sashes on each
floor, and irregularly placed large staircasement with keyed segmental
head and wooden casement below. Glazed conservatory on right return.

Listing NGR: TR3248343658

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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