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The Doctor Wilks Memorial Hall

A Grade II* Listed Building in Ashford, Kent

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Latitude: 51.1488 / 51°8'55"N

Longitude: 0.8722 / 0°52'19"E

OS Eastings: 600980

OS Northings: 142760

OS Grid: TR009427

Mapcode National: GBR RWP.Z76

Mapcode Global: VHKKN.2DG5

Entry Name: The Doctor Wilks Memorial Hall

Listing Date: 24 September 1951

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1071118

English Heritage Legacy ID: 179911

Location: Ashford, Kent, TN23

County: Kent

District: Ashford

Town: Ashford

Electoral Ward/Division: Victoria

Built-Up Area: Ashford (Ashford)

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

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Listing Text

(West Side)
The Doctor Wilks
Memorial Hall
TR 0042 NE 2/47 24.9.51.
Originally the Grammar School, founded by Sir Norton Knatchbull in 1635 and moved
to another site in 1874. Red brick on a stone base. Gable. Large window with
dripstone over. Above it is a recessed panel with the date 1635 on it. The interior
is more or less as designed, with its original fixtures.

All the items in the Churchyard form a group, together with Nos 51 to 61 (odd)
61A, 63 to 67 (odd). 67A, 69 to 71 (odd). 75 and the rear part of No 75, High Street.

Listing NGR: TR0098042760

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

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