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Wanstone Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in St. Margaret's at Cliffe, Kent

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Latitude: 51.1427 / 51°8'33"N

Longitude: 1.3643 / 1°21'51"E

OS Eastings: 635420

OS Northings: 143541

OS Grid: TR354435

Mapcode National: GBR X2V.9QH

Mapcode Global: VHLHC.LJLW

Entry Name: Wanstone Farmhouse

Listing Date: 23 April 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1070032

English Heritage Legacy ID: 178516

Location: St. Margaret's At Cliffe, Dover, Kent, CT15

County: Kent

District: Dover

Civil Parish: St. Margaret's at Cliffe

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

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Listing Text

(east side)
Wanstone Farmhouse


House. C15, rebuilt late C17 and extended mid C20. Red brick and flint
with plain tiled roof. Two storeys and basement with plat band and
corbelled eaves cornice. Lower sections of walls largely of flint with
some flint bands, the whole rebuilt with red brick in patches. Stacks
to centre left and projecting and offset at end right. Irregular
fenestration of wooden casements on each floor, and damaged panelled door
to centre right. Interior: much refitting C20,and C17; evidence remains
of timber framed house with through passage on present entry line, the
partition walls containing 1 four centred arched doorway, and slots for
lost door frames on service side. Large, braced vertical timbers also
survive in partitions, and in part in wall structure. Fine moulded
ceiling joists; inglenook fireplaces. Roof structure renewed. The house
is an ancient manorial site, abandoned and ruinous since army occupation

Listing NGR: TR3553444945

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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