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Eyethorne House

A Grade II Listed Building in Eythorne, Kent

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.1949 / 51°11'41"N

Longitude: 1.2661 / 1°15'57"E

OS Eastings: 628294

OS Northings: 149039

OS Grid: TR282490

Mapcode National: GBR W0T.2WJ

Mapcode Global: VHLH3.W7P9

Entry Name: Eyethorne House

Listing Date: 11 October 1963

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1121932

English Heritage Legacy ID: 177890

Location: Eythorne, Dover, Kent, CT15

County: Kent

District: Dover

Civil Parish: Eythorne

Built-Up Area: Eythorne

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

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Listing Text

EYTHORNE COLDRED ROAD
TR 24 NE
(East Side)
11.10.63
4/29 Eyethorne House
GV II
House. 1762 remodelling a house of c.1740 for Peter Fector, banker and
merchant of Dover. Red brick and mathematical tiles with plain tiled roof.
Twin span roof to 2 parallel ranges. Three storeys on plinth with parapet
to hipped roof with stacks to left and to right. End left and end right
window bays recessed slightly. Six square wooden casements on second floor,
6 glazing bar sashes on first floor and 5 on ground floor all with gauged
heads with painted keystones. Moulded panelled door to centre right in
segmentally headed stone surround with moulded base. Interior: Fielded
panelling in downstairs and upstairs rooms and original stair with dado
panelling. Plain marble fire places all reported. Hasted devotes a lengthy
eulogy to the house, its site and its builder. At some time also the dower
house to Betteshanger Court, and residence of Nico Llewellyn Davis, with
his brothers the inspiration and dedicatee of Peter Pan. (See Hasted,
X, 63; see also Kent Life, May 1979, pp. 28 & 29).


Listing NGR: TR2829449039

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