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Elephant House, Chilham

Description: Elephant House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 13 August 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 181418

OS Grid Reference: TR0690753467
OS Grid Coordinates: 606907, 153467
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2428, 0.9630

Location: School Hill, Chilham, Kent CT4 8DE

Locality: Chilham
Local Authority: Ashford Borough Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: CT4 8DE

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Listing Text

TR 0653-0753 CHILHAM

7/48 Elephant House
(Annagh House on Map)


Elephant house, now house. Late C18, altered C19. Red brick and
tile roof. Two storeys and attics, with 2 gabled dormers end
stacks to left and right. Two stone mullioned windows, board
door in gabled porch to right. Two 2-storey ashlared and keyed
arches, now blocked, originally entrances for keeping of elephants
used on the estate c. 1800.

Listing NGR: TR0690853468

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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