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Westwell, Tenterden

Description: Westwell

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 8 May 1950
English Heritage Building ID: 179800

OS Grid Reference: TQ8771033064
OS Grid Coordinates: 587710, 133064
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0662, 0.6777

Location: A28, Tenterden, Kent TN30 6UB

Locality: Tenterden
Local Authority: Ashford Borough Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: TN30 6UB

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Listing Text

(North Side)

TQ 8733 SE 2/116 8.5.50.


A large square mansion dated 1711. 2 storeys and attic red brick. Roof
has 4 gabled dormers and 4 high brick chimneys symmetrically placed.
Panelled brick parapet. Long and short stone quoins. Stone architraves
and keystones over ground floor windows. Stone cornice above 1st floor
With a broken pediment above the central window and the date in the tympanum,
7 tall narrow windows and 2 oval windows on the 1st floor. Doorcase with
fluted pilasters, rectangular fanlight, large flat hood over it supported
on carved brackets and a 6-panel moulded door. On the east side is another
doorcase with a high rectangular fanlight, large pediment-shaped hood
and a 6-panel moulded door. This side has 4 windows and 3 dormers. The
interior has a staircase with 3 twisted balusters to each step.

Listing NGR: TQ8771033064

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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