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Ludwell House, Charing

Description: Ludwell House

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 17 September 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 180736

OS Grid Reference: TQ9529449471
OS Grid Coordinates: 595294, 149471
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2110, 0.7947

Location: School Road, Charing, Kent TN27 0LS

Locality: Charing
Local Authority: Ashford Borough Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: TN27 0LS

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Listing Text

(west side)
Ludwell House
TQ 9549 22/33 17.9.52
Called after a former owner named Dr Ludwell but originally built by the Poole
family. Early C18. Two storeys attics and cellars red brick and grey headers
alternatively. Hipped tiled roof with 3 dormers and bracket eaves cornice.
Painted stringcourse. Five sashes with glazing bars intact. Porch with Tuscan
columns at the head of 5 steps. Round headed doorcase in this with semi-circular
fanlight and door of 8 fielded panels. The house retains the original iron
spear railings to its forecourt.

Listing NGR: TQ9529249471

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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