FORMER KITCHEN BLOCK TO REAR (NORTH WEST) OF OFFICERS MESS

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1259178
Date first listed:
29-Jan-1997
Statutory Address:
FORMER KITCHEN BLOCK TO REAR (NORTH WEST) OF OFFICERS MESS, DOVER ROAD

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Location

Statutory Address:
FORMER KITCHEN BLOCK TO REAR (NORTH WEST) OF OFFICERS MESS, DOVER ROAD

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

County:
Kent
District:
Dover (District Authority)
Parish:
Walmer
National Grid Reference:
TR3749751357

Details

TR 35 SE 860/5/10009

DEAL DOVER ROAD, Lower Walmer (north west side)

Former kitchen block to rear (north west) of Officers' Mess

GV II

Kitchen, now store. c1795, with later extensions. Flemish bond brick with stretcher bond side ranges, and hipped slate roof. Octagonal plan with later side ranges. Single storey; 3:3-bay range. Former kitchen has a segmental-arched central doorway and boarded door, and 6/6-pane casements in flanking sides, with mid C20 sections to the left, a 2-window range with a right-hand doorway and two further casements, and to the right, a flat-roofed section with a flat-arched end casement. INTERIOR: Sawn timber roof has a possible former smoke outlet at the top. HISTORY: Military kitchens commonly had 8 trenches for coal radiating from a common vent. There were formerly two at Deal. This is a rare example of a free-standing military kitchen, for the nearby barrack blocks.

Listing NGR: TR3749751357

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
463148
Legacy System:
LBS

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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