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Ruin in Grounds of Kearsney Abbey

A Grade II Listed Building in River, Kent

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.1474 / 51°8'50"N

Longitude: 1.2678 / 1°16'4"E

OS Eastings: 628650

OS Northings: 143761

OS Grid: TR286437

Mapcode National: GBR W16.WYM

Mapcode Global: VHLH9.XFL7

Entry Name: Ruin in Grounds of Kearsney Abbey

Listing Date: 17 December 1973

Last Amended: 17 December 1974

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1138982

English Heritage Legacy ID: 177776

Location: River, Dover, Kent, CT16

County: Kent

District: Dover

Civil Parish: River

Built-Up Area: Dover

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

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Listing Text

KEARNSEY ABBEY GROUNDS
1.
1050 Ruin in grounds of
Kearnsey Abbey
TR 2843 6/67

II

2.
Ornamental mock ruin created when the grounds of the house were laid out
in the early C19 but containing some old stones, one dated 1609.
It is built across the stream which feeds the lake and may have stood on
the site of a mill. It contains 2 pointed window openings of chamfered stones
which are probably Mediaeval.


Listing NGR: TR2865043761

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