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Copperhurst, Aldington

Description: Copperhurst

Grade: II
Date Listed: 10 August 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 181627

OS Grid Reference: TR0730235470
OS Grid Coordinates: 607302, 135470
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0811, 0.9583

Location: B2067, Aldington, Kent TN25 7BZ

Locality: Aldington
Local Authority: Ashford Borough Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: TN25 7BZ

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Listing Text

(north side)
4/42 Copperhurst
House. C16 or earlier, clad C17 to early C19. Timber framed and clad
with red brick in English Bond and ragstone and plain and decorative
tile hanging. Plain tiled roof. Open courtyard plan (hall house or
lobby entry house with 2 rear wings). Entry now in rear-courtyard with
boarded door in arched brick surround. Roadside elevation of 2 storeys
and basement on plinth in 2 builds, tile hanging over brick to left,
over ragstone to right, the left hand section projecting slightly (and
the end bay of the main range). Hipped roof, with oversailing gablet
to left and stacks to end left and to centre right. Three leaded
wooden casements on first floor, 2 tripartite glazing bar sashes and
central single glazing bar sash on ground floor. Basement opening to
right return. Main timber framed range now to left return, 2 storeys
with hipped roof with gablets, with irregular fenestration of wooden
casements, and catslide outshot to rear. A manorial site (Hasted,
vol. VIII).

Listing NGR: TR0730235470

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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