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Woodville, Temple Ewell

Description: Woodville

Grade: II
Date Listed: 22 August 1966
English Heritage Building ID: 178522

OS Grid Reference: TR2900144004
OS Grid Coordinates: 629001, 144004
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1495, 1.2730

Location: London Road Temple Ewell, Temple Ewell, Kent CT16 3BY

Locality: Temple Ewell
Local Authority: Dover District Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: CT16 3BY

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Listing Text

(North side)
22.8.66 Woodville (formerly
GV listed as Woodville Hall

House. Circa 1840 for Ellice family, extended c.1900. Stucco with slate roof.
Two storeys with projecting centre and an attic on plinth with heavy moulded
plaster cornice and parapet to mansard roof with 3 flat roofed dormers and
stacks to end left and to end right. Regular fenestration of 5 glazing bar
sashes on first floor and 4 cross windows with margin lights on ground floor
all with moulded architraves, ground floor windows with flying cornices,
and sunk panels between the 2 floors. Central door of 6 sunk panels with
sidelights and traceried elliptical fanlight in large fluted Tuscan porch
with 7 moulded steps and baluster shaped iron rails. Recessed 2 storey wing
to left (c.1900) with stacks at end left, and details copied from main block.
Blank window spaces on right return. Projecting oriel to rear. Interior
elliptical geometric stair with wreathed rail, twisted iron balusters and
bracketed string. Top lit by oval cupola with acanthus cornice. Elliptically
arched passage screens and arches. Anthemion and palmette ceiling cornices
and roses survive. Drawing room with central shuttered partition. Marble
fireplaces, shuttered windows and enriched door surrounds all survive intact,
with cast iron central heating cases of c.1900. Services originally in cellars.

Listing NGR: TR2900144004

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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