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Heronden Hall

A Grade II Listed Building in Tenterden, Kent

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Latitude: 51.0636 / 51°3'48"N

Longitude: 0.6787 / 0°40'43"E

OS Eastings: 587792

OS Northings: 132777

OS Grid: TQ877327

Mapcode National: GBR QW8.BDC

Mapcode Global: FRA D699.Q7B

Entry Name: Heronden Hall

Listing Date: 8 June 1972

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1281686

English Heritage Legacy ID: 179820

Location: Tenterden, Ashford, Kent, TN30

County: Kent

District: Ashford

Civil Parish: Tenterden

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

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Listing Text

(West Side)

Heronden Hall
TQ 83 SE 3/120A


Dated 1846 and built in Jacobean style. The architect was Donthorne.
2 storeys and attics built of rubble. 2 protruding end gables. Fishscale
tiled roof it 2 sets of clustered twisted chimneys. Double oriels through
2 storeys with mullioned and transomed diamond paned windows. Porch with
a parapet having blank shields and octagonal pilasters. Plinth. On the
battlements there is a shield with the motto "Louis Deo" and various heraldic
beasts. The central portion of the house has 2 arched windows with carved
figures in the spandrels. The water spouts have moulded iron dogs' or
cow's heads. The rainwater heads have devil's masks dated 1840 with the
initials WW intertwined on a shield. Octagonal bell turret on roof. Attached
to the left is a stable-wing also of rubble blocks of 2 storeys. Slate
roof. 2 blocked mullioned and transomed windows. Gable with carriage
entrance underneath.

Listing NGR: TQ8781832760

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