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Ludwell House

A Grade II* Listed Building in Charing, Kent

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.211 / 51°12'39"N

Longitude: 0.7947 / 0°47'40"E

OS Eastings: 595294

OS Northings: 149471

OS Grid: TQ952494

Mapcode National: GBR RW0.3PZ

Mapcode Global: VHKK6.QTGH

Entry Name: Ludwell House

Listing Date: 17 September 1952

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1185767

English Heritage Legacy ID: 180736

Location: Charing, Ashford, Kent, TN27

County: Kent

District: Ashford

Civil Parish: Charing

Built-Up Area: Charing

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

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Listing Text


1.
5272 CHARING HIGH STREET
(west side)
Ludwell House
TQ 9549 22/33 17.9.52
II* GV
2.
Called after a former owner named Dr Ludwell but originally built by the Poole
family. Early C18. Two storeys attics and cellars red brick and grey headers
alternatively. Hipped tiled roof with 3 dormers and bracket eaves cornice.
Painted stringcourse. Five sashes with glazing bars intact. Porch with Tuscan
columns at the head of 5 steps. Round headed doorcase in this with semi-circular
fanlight and door of 8 fielded panels. The house retains the original iron
spear railings to its forecourt.


Listing NGR: TQ9529249471

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