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Townsend Farmhouse and Donkey Wheel House, St Margaret's At Cliffe

Description: Townsend Farmhouse and Donkey Wheel House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 26 October 1978
English Heritage Building ID: 178503

OS Grid Reference: TR3572444908
OS Grid Coordinates: 635724, 144908
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1548, 1.3695

Location: Townsend Farm Road, St Margarets at Cliffe, Kent CT15 6AT

Locality: St Margaret's At Cliffe
Local Authority: Dover District Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: CT15 6AT

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Listing Text

(west side)
Townsend Farmhouse
26.10.78 and Donkey Wheel


House. Early C18 refaced mid C19. Rendered with plain tiled roof. Two
storeys on plinth with rusticated ground floor with moulded plat band and
dentillated cornice and parapet to hipped roof with stack to rear left.
Two canted 2 storey bays with central sash, and 3 sashes to right on
first floor, and glazed double door central to bays, with rectangular
fanlight, and cornice with brackets on raised entablature. Single storey
wing to right, the rustication and plat band carried across, with sash and 6
panelled door. Rear wings C20 and c.1700. The end section of the
building contained donkey treadwheel, with horizontal shaft.

Listing NGR: TR3572444908

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Source: English Heritage

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