FIELD GREEN HOUSE

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II*
List Entry Number:
1204749
Date first listed:
20-Jun-1967
Statutory Address:
FIELD GREEN HOUSE, MEGRIMS HILL

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Location

Statutory Address:
FIELD GREEN HOUSE, MEGRIMS HILL

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

County:
Kent
District:
Tunbridge Wells (District Authority)
Parish:
Sandhurst
National Grid Reference:
TQ 78531 29661

Details

SANDHURST TQ72NE MEGRIMS HILL 1350-0/5/202 Field Green House 20/06/67 II* House. Mid to late C18 with some C19 alterations. Built of red brick with grey headers and hipped old tiled roof with 2 brick chimneystacks. 2 storeys, attics and basement; 5 windows. Stone stringcourse and parapet with stone coping and brick bracket cornice carried up within the parapet to form a pediment over the central 1st floor window which is segmental-headed with a keystone over. 12-pane sashes with ribbed brick voussoirs. Attic storey has large brick gable with pseudo-Venetian window added in C19 above the parapet in place of the central dormer. 2 end gabled dormers. Open pedimented doorcase with Tuscan half-columns shell fanlight and 6 panelled door approached up side flights of stone steps with cast iron handrail and incorporating Diocletian window to basement. The grandest C18 house in Sandhurst. (West Kent and the Weald).

Listing NGR: TQ7994428399

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
170307
Legacy System:
LBS

Sources

Books and journals
Newman, J, The Buildings of England: West Kent and the Weald, (1980)

Legal

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

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