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Temple Farmhouse, Whitfield

Description: Temple Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 27 August 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 178524

OS Grid Reference: TR2882345447
OS Grid Coordinates: 628823, 145447
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1625, 1.2714

Location: A2, Whitfield, Kent CT15 5AB

Locality: Whitfield
Local Authority: Dover District Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: CT15 5AB

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Listing Text

(south side)

1/85 Temple Farmhouse

House. C18 and early C19. Painted flint and brick with plain tiled roof two
storeys and attic, the window dressings and quoins picked out originally in
red brick, now all painted over. Stacks projecting at end left and at end right
with 2 hipped dormers.Regular fenestration of 2 sashes and central, glazing
bar sash on first floor, and 2 segmentally headed sashes on ground floor,
with central half-glazed door (originally of 6 raised and fielded panels)
in moulded and panelled surround with rectangular fanlight, pilaster doorcase
and cornice all within mid C20 rendered concrete flat roofed porch, two storey
wing to right with hipped roof and 1 wooden casement on each floor and stack
to right, with 1 storey projecting wing with 1 wooden casement, boarded door,
stack and loft door in end gable. The name of the house is taken from the site
of a preceptory of the Knights Templar in the adjacent field.

Listing NGR: TR2824744369

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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