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The Doctor Wilks Memorial Hall, Ashford

Description: The Doctor Wilks Memorial Hall

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 24 September 1951
English Heritage Building ID: 179911

OS Grid Reference: TR0098042760
OS Grid Coordinates: 600980, 142760
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1488, 0.8722

Location: Churchyard, Kingsnorth, Kent TN23 1QG

Locality: Ashford
Local Authority: Ashford Borough Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: TN23 1QG

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Listing Text

(West Side)
The Doctor Wilks
Memorial Hall
TR 0042 NE 2/47 24.9.51.
Originally the Grammar School, founded by Sir Norton Knatchbull in 1635 and moved
to another site in 1874. Red brick on a stone base. Gable. Large window with
dripstone over. Above it is a recessed panel with the date 1635 on it. The interior
is more or less as designed, with its original fixtures.

All the items in the Churchyard form a group, together with Nos 51 to 61 (odd)
61A, 63 to 67 (odd). 67A, 69 to 71 (odd). 75 and the rear part of No 75, High Street.

Listing NGR: TR0098042760

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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