LATCHMERE HOUSE

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1259865
Date first listed:
03-May-1967
Statutory Address:
LATCHMERE HOUSE, 26, WATLING STREET

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Location

Statutory Address:
LATCHMERE HOUSE, 26, WATLING STREET

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

County:
Kent
District:
Canterbury (District Authority)
National Grid Reference:
TR 14813 57623

Details

1. 944 WATLING STREET (South West Side)

No 26 (Latchmere House) TR 1457 NE 4/222A 3.5.67.

II GV

2. Built in 1620 but refronted in early C19. 3 storeys stuccoed with a rusticated base. Parapet. 5 sashes set in moulded architraved with stone cills and glazing bars intact. 2 stringcourses, 1st floor has later balconettes. Round-headed doorcases with 6 fielded panelled doors. 2 footscrapers. Plinth. Right side doorcase has glazing bars intact. The interior is timber-framed and has traces of C17 painted floral and scroll decorations with the initials Q M W and M W in a cupboard on the 1st floor. This floor has a room having an early C19 bow and a moulded cornice with floral decoration. There is an early Cl9 nantelpieae with dentils, fluted pilasters and heads of Alexander the Great set in a marble surround and a fine early C19 cast iron firegrate. Panelled doors. The cellar has some reused Roman bricks and Mediaeval masonry.

Nos 24 to 27 (consec) form a group.

Listing NGR: TR1481157612

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
443719
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.

End of official listing

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Date: 19 Oct 2004
Reference: IOE01/11963/20
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