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Garden House Approximately 15 Yards North of Snowfield

A Grade II Listed Building in Bearsted, Kent

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.2743 / 51°16'27"N

Longitude: 0.576 / 0°34'33"E

OS Eastings: 579777

OS Northings: 155946

OS Grid: TQ797559

Mapcode National: GBR PR9.2FD

Mapcode Global: VHJMF.X7WG

Entry Name: Garden House Approximately 15 Yards North of Snowfield

Listing Date: 20 July 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1185453

English Heritage Legacy ID: 173550

Location: Bearsted, Maidstone, Kent, ME14

County: Kent

District: Maidstone

Civil Parish: Bearsted

Built-Up Area: Maidstone

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

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Listing Text

TQ 75 NE BEARSTED YEOMAN LANE
(west side)

5/44 Garden House approx.
15 yards north of
Snowfield
II

Garden House. Circa 1911 by A.N. Prentice for Montagu Barstow
Esq., husband of Baroness Orczy. In an early C18 style.
Red and grey brick. Single storey with plinth at rear which
becomes platt-band to bottom of side elevation, quoins, moulded
wood cornice and panelled stone-coped parapet. 3 glazing-bar
sashes to north elevation and 2 to east with cement cills and
segmental heads with gauged brick voussoirs and cement-rendered
keystones. Red brick "chainage" between windows and plinth.
Stack at west end. South elevation, (towards house) has no
windows, and one central recessed panel with chequered red
and grey brick to parapet. Porch stretching almost whole
length of building, on four Doric columns carrying plain wooden
entablature with moulded cornice which is arched over the central
bay. East end glazed. Glazing at west end now filled in.
Central panelled door in moulded, recessed architrave with
triple keystone and panelled reveals. High standard of craftsman-
ship.


Listing NGR: TQ7974755915

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