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Gatehouse to Great Maytham

A Grade II* Listed Building in Rolvenden, Kent

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.0462 / 51°2'46"N

Longitude: 0.6363 / 0°38'10"E

OS Eastings: 584895

OS Northings: 130730

OS Grid: TQ848307

Mapcode National: GBR QWD.CPN

Mapcode Global: FRA D66C.5QF

Entry Name: Gatehouse to Great Maytham

Listing Date: 4 June 1952

Last Amended: 9 August 1979

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1070886

English Heritage Legacy ID: 180364

Location: Rolvenden, Ashford, Kent, TN17

County: Kent

District: Ashford

Civil Parish: Rolvenden

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

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Listing Text

ROLVENDEN MAYTHAM ROAD
1.
5272
Gatehouse to
Great Maytham
(formerly listed as
Gateway)
TQ 8430 19/319 4.6.52.
II*

2.
Designed by Sir Edwin Lutyens for H J Tennant in 1909-12. It consists of a
carriage archway with a lodge or cottage on each side of it. Grey bricks
(all stretchers) with red brick window dressings and quotas. Hipped tiled
roof. On the inner face of the carriage archway are round windows and above
it a clock face and wooden cupola. on the north-east side facing the road
the Lodges flanking the archway are L-shaped. The portions immediately flanking
the archway are of one storey and attics with one window bay each flanked
by pilasters with a single window each at 1st floor level only, a moulded
wooden cornice and a parapet over. The inner or south-west side of the Gatehouse
facing the house has 3 windows and 3 dormers on each side of the carriage
archway, all with segmental heads.


Listing NGR: TQ8489530730

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