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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: 1096343



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

County: Kent

District: Gravesham

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Luddesdown

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: I

Date first listed: 27-Aug-1952

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 356790

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TQ 66 NE LUDDESDOWN LUDDESDOWN ROAD 5/59 27.8.52 Luddesdown Court I

Probably early C13. Flint and stone dressings. C17 brick extension to east. Tiled roof (modern). L-shaped. Two storeys.

Hall and service wing. The hall is on the first floor supported on massive oak joists on a medial beam standing on 2 oak posts. Five windows to south and 5 to west. No original fenestration except narrow loops to west and fragment of 2-light window with central column in south-west corner. Hall originally entered by door in north external wall. Now by late C13 door in east wall. Service wing ends in recently restored garderobe, later a dove cot. A chamber is formed at the east end of the hall by a wooden partition. It has a C14 hooded fireplace with stone bressummer. There are wall paintings and graffiti in the chamber. There are C19 additions in the north-east angle of the house.

Listing NGR: TQ7135773055

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National Grid Reference: TQ 66913 66164


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