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List Entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.


List entry Number: 1071163



The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County: Kent

District: Ashford

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Tenterden

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 08-May-1950

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 179818

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List entry Description

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Reasons for Designation

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1. 1715 SMALLHYTHE ROAD (East Side)

Smallhythe Place TQ 83 SE 3/84 TQ 82 NE 8/84 8.5.50.


2. The Ellen Terry Memorial Museum. Now the property of the National Trust. The house was occupied by Ellen Terry for many years until her death and is furnished much as during her occupation. A C15 timber-framed house with close-studding, the 1st floor overhanging on the protruding ends of the floor joists, the south end propped up on 3 posts. 2 storeys. Tiled roof with renewed brick chimneystack. 5 modern casement windows and 1 sash. The roof slopes to 1 storey at the rear. Attached to the back is an C18 stable building of 2 storeys, the ground floor part brick and part weatherboarded. Half-hipped tiled roof.

Smallhythe Place and Barn form a group.

Listing NGR: TQ8934230146

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National Grid Reference: TQ 89342 29997


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