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Great Walmstone

A Grade II Listed Building in Preston, Kent

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Latitude: 51.2884 / 51°17'18"N

Longitude: 1.2355 / 1°14'7"E

OS Eastings: 625699

OS Northings: 159338

OS Grid: TR256593

Mapcode National: GBR VZM.16D

Mapcode Global: VHLGJ.CWJ5

Entry Name: Great Walmstone

Listing Date: 26 November 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1070169

English Heritage Legacy ID: 178247

Location: Preston, Dover, Kent, CT3

County: Kent

District: Dover

Civil Parish: Preston

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

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Listing Text


5/216 Great Walmstone


House. Late C16. Red brick in English bond, rendered to entrance elevation.
Plain tiled roof. L-shaped plan. Entrance front: two storeys on plinth
with hipped roof and projecting hipped wing to right. Stack cluster to
right, and C19 stack to left. Two storey hipped entrance porch on left
return of projecting wing, with glazing bar sash on first floor in chamfered
surround with label hood. C20 rib and stud door in chamfered arched surround.
Irregular fenestration of wooden casements and glazing bar sash.
Rear elevation: 2 storeys and attic on high plinth, with projecting and
offset section to right. Hipped roof with 2 hipped dormers and stack to
right and rear left. Irregular fenestration of wooden casements and glazing
bar sashes, in 3 original chamfered surrounds with labels on first floor
(that at end right, although now bricked in retains the original wooden
mullions). One wooden casement with label-drip surround to left on ground
floor, and segmental headed glazing bar sash. Boarded door to right.
Tiled outshot at end right.

Listing NGR: TR2540560957

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

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