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Church Hill House

A Grade II Listed Building in Harbledown and Rough Common, Kent

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.2829 / 51°16'58"N

Longitude: 1.0552 / 1°3'18"E

OS Eastings: 613156

OS Northings: 158180

OS Grid: TR131581

Mapcode National: GBR TY1.HL7

Mapcode Global: VHLGM.70PW

Entry Name: Church Hill House

Listing Date: 14 March 1980

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1068723

English Heritage Legacy ID: 171172

Location: Harbledown and Rough Common, Canterbury, Kent, CT2

County: Kent

District: Canterbury

Civil Parish: Harbledown and Rough Common

Built-Up Area: Canterbury

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

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Listing Text


In the entry for the following building:-

TR 1358 HARBLEDOWN CHURCH HILL
(north side)

31/362 Church Hill House

- II

the description shall be amended to read:-

House. Built in 1840 in Regency style, with service wing added to west c1860 and attic
enlarged in late C19. Stuccoed with hipped tiled roof Two storeys and attics; 2 windows to
main part. Principal (north) front has 12-pane sashes in reveals to first floor and tripartite
projecting window to ground floor left. Ground floor right has doorcase with cornice and
console brackets, rectangular fanlight and 6 fielded panelled door. Blank rectangular panels
above first floor windows. Stringcourse. Late Cl9 large double dormer. Section of curved wall
attached to right with tooled stone coping. East side has 2 tall chimneystacks and blank
windows. South side has 12-pane sashes but ground floor right has canted bay. Round-headed
staircase window on west side partially obscured by c1860 one storey service wing with
French window. West elevation of service wing has large C20 window. Interior has hall with
stone floor with 'dots' and original well staircase with 2 slender balusters to each tread and
mahogany handrail. Drawing Room has c1860 fireplace with pilasters and paterae. Other
fireplaces are also ofc1860. Some original York stone floors, tiled floor and early C20 servants
bells.

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In the entry for the following building:-

TR1358 HARBLEDOWN CHURCH HILL

31/362 Church Hill House

- II

the description shall be amended to read:-

House. Built in 1840 in Regency style, with service wing added to the west c1860 and attic
enlarged in late C19. Rendered and painted with hipped tiled roof. Two storeys and attics;
2 windows to main part. Principal (north) front has 12-pane sashes in reveals to first floor and
tripartite projecting window to ground floor left. Ground floor right has doorcase with
cornice and console brackets, rectangular fanlight and 6 fielded panelled door. Blank
rectangular panels above first floor windows. Stringcourse. Late C19 large double dormer.
Section of curved wall attached to right with tooled stone coping. East side has 2 tall
chimneystacks and blank windows. South side has 12-pane sashes but ground floor right has
canted bay. Round-headed staircase window on west side partially obscured by cl860 one
storey service wing with French window, which replaced a C19 window. West elevation of
service wing has large C20 window. Interior has hall lobby with stone floor with 'dots' and
original well staircase with 2 slender iron balusters to each tread and mahogany handrail.
Drawing room has c1860 fireplace with pilasters and paterae. Some other fireplaces of cl860.
Tiled floor and early C20 servants bells.

The statutory list was previously amended in respect of this entry on 10 October 1994.

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1.
5273 HARBLEDOWN CHURCH HILL
(north side)

Church Hill House
TR 1358 31/362

II


2.
Early C19. Two storeys and attics stuccoed. Hipped slate roof with modern
tuscan dormer, wide eaves cornice. Stringcourse. Two sashes with glazing
bars intact. Large bay of 3 windows on the ground floor. To the west is a
portion of one window bay on the ground floor only. Simple doorcase.


Listing NGR: TR1316058182

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