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Hollingbourne House

A Grade II Listed Building in Hollingbourne, Kent

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.2729 / 51°16'22"N

Longitude: 0.6574 / 0°39'26"E

OS Eastings: 585457

OS Northings: 155990

OS Grid: TQ854559

Mapcode National: GBR QSQ.50R

Mapcode Global: VHJMH.B8WK

Entry Name: Hollingbourne House

Listing Date: 3 February 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1025842

English Heritage Legacy ID: 174390

Location: Hollingbourne, Maidstone, Kent, ME17

County: Kent

District: Maidstone

Civil Parish: Hollingbourne

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

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Listing Text

HOLLINGBOURNE THE HILL
TQ 85 NE (East Side)

2/162 Hollingbourne
House

3.2.84 II

House. 1798 by Charles Beazley, with later C19 alterations. White-brick
with slate roof. 2 storeys on brick plinth. Ashlar plat band. Projecting
eaves with flat boxed soffits, continued across gables. Eaves and verges
form pedimented gable ends; central section breaks forward in 2 stages, with
slightly higher eaves. Hipped roof to inner break, pedimented gable to outer.
Gable end stacks and 4 rear stacks. Small semi-circular window in central
pediment gable. Regular 10-window front of recessed sashes: three 12-pane
to each side range, two 8-pane to first break, flanking central break which
has two 12-pane sashes. Eight 18-pane ground-floor sashes breaking plinth,
and with gauged segmental heads. Ground floor of first break has 2 niches
with recessed square panels above. All windows except those of first break
formerly with Venetian shutters. Large round-arched window to ground floor
of right gable end, with Gothick glazing and ogee-headed central panel.
Panelled door with rectangular fanlight, in later C19 addition to rear,
flanked by fluted Corinthian pilasters and with triangular pediment.
Interior: only partly inspected. Geometrical staircase in central rear
turret. Central ground-floor room with Soanian ceiling.


Listing NGR: TQ8545755990

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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