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Bridge Place

A Grade II* Listed Building in Bridge, Kent

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Latitude: 51.2426 / 51°14'33"N

Longitude: 1.1237 / 1°7'25"E

OS Eastings: 618121

OS Northings: 153908

OS Grid: TR181539

Mapcode National: GBR TYQ.2WL

Mapcode Global: VHLGV.F1D7

Entry Name: Bridge Place

Listing Date: 29 September 1952

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1336506

English Heritage Legacy ID: 171008

Location: Bridge, Canterbury, Kent, CT4

County: Kent

District: Canterbury

Civil Parish: Bridge

Built-Up Area: Bridge

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

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Listing Text

(west side)

Bridge Place
TR 1853 22/163 29.9.52
TR 15 SE 13/163


L-shaped building which is all that remains of a large mansion built by Sir
Arnold Braems in the late C17, the remainder having been demolished by John Taylor
of Bifrons, Patrixbourne, between 1704 and 1729. Red brick. Brick pilasters
flank each window bay. Bracketed wood eaves cornice. Brick stringcourse.
Steeply-pitched hipped tiled roof. The north or entrance front has 2 and a
half storeys. Two hipped dormers. Modern porch. Five windows, irregular,
with mostly casements with wooden mullions and transoms, some small square
leaded panes but two bung sash windows with glazing bars. Some of the windows
at the east end are dummies and were probably blocked when sash windows were
inserted in the east front. Rusticated stone doorway with keystone in modern
porch. The east front has 2 storeys, attic and basement. Four windows and
2 hipped dormers, windows having glazing bars and hung sashes. The interior
has unusual carved cornices in two rooms and two painted stone fireplaces.

Listing NGR: TR1812153908

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