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Whist House, Ashford

Description: Whist House

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 24 September 1951
English Heritage Building ID: 180059

OS Grid Reference: TR0134542465
OS Grid Coordinates: 601345, 142465
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1460, 0.8773

Location: Tannery Lane, Kingsnorth, Kent TN23 1PL

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

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Listing Text

(Formerly Tanyard Lane)
Whist House
TR 04 SW 3/50 24.9.51.


Dated 1707 in paint above top central window. 2 storeys and attics red brick with
grey headers. Steeply pitched hipped old tiled roof with 2 hipped dormers. Heavy
wooden modillion eaves cornice. Long and short quoins. Stringcourse. 5 sashes
with wide glazing bars intact. Regency wooden blinds to ground floor windows.
Doorcase with engaged Doric columns, flat pediment, panelled reveals and door of
8 fielded panels. On the left hand side there is a 2 storey tile hung extension
with half-hipped roof. The rear elevation has 2 hipped dormers and 2 sashes.
Projecting 1st floor with canted bay supported on 2 cast iron columns.

Listing NGR: TR0134542465

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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