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Wyborne's Charity

A Grade II Listed Building in Preston, Kent

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Latitude: 51.2927 / 51°17'33"N

Longitude: 1.2221 / 1°13'19"E

OS Eastings: 624744

OS Northings: 159772

OS Grid: TR247597

Mapcode National: GBR VZD.XFK

Mapcode Global: VHLGJ.4RFW

Entry Name: Wyborne's Charity

Listing Date: 7 March 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1363296

English Heritage Legacy ID: 178209

Location: Preston, Dover, Kent, CT3

County: Kent

District: Dover

Civil Parish: Preston

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

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Listing Text


(North Side)
4/178 Wyborne's Charity


House. Early C18 alteration of C16 or earlier building. Timber framed and
clad and infilled with red brick. Thatched roof, with plain tiled outshot.
One storey and attic, with exposed frame on upper half of wall. Hipped roof
with 2 raking dormers and stack at end right. Two C20 wooden casements and
central boarded door in glazed porch. Outshot with garage doors to right and
catslide outshot to rear. Interior: inglenook fireplace; frame visible with
steeply cambered tie-beams. The house was left by Robert Wyborne in 1709 as
part of charitable relief for the poor of Preston, and continued as such until
early C20.

Listing NGR: TR2474959773

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