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1-5, Barrowhill Place

A Grade II Listed Building in Ashford, Kent

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Latitude: 51.1515 / 51°9'5"N

Longitude: 0.8661 / 0°51'58"E

OS Eastings: 600544

OS Northings: 143047

OS Grid: TR005430

Mapcode National: GBR RWP.PT0

Mapcode Global: VHKKM.YBR2

Entry Name: 1-5, Barrowhill Place

Listing Date: 4 June 1976

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1071140

English Heritage Legacy ID: 179864

Location: Ashford, Kent, TN23

County: Kent

District: Ashford

Town: Ashford

Electoral Ward/Division: Godinton

Built-Up Area: Ashford (Ashford)

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

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Listing Text


750/3/186A Numbers 1 to 5 (Consecutive)



Terrace of houses. Circa 1845-50, probably to house employees of the railway company. 3 storeys and basement red brick with a vertical strip painted between the houses from the 1st to 2nd floor to represent pilasters. Cornice and parapet. Painted stringcourse above the ground floor, 2 sashes to each with glazing bars intact. Round-headed windows on the ground floor. Round-headed doorways with semi-circular fanlights and doors of 5 fielded panels. No 1 faces east and has a stuccoed porch of solid type with twin Doric pilasters and similar doorway to the other houses, the rear elevation has a slate roof with a series of hips. The land was owned by a William Betts, probably a relative of Edward Betts one of the contractors for the building of the railway and the census retaurns for 1851 show a large number of the occupants of the houses to have been employed by the railway company.Nos 1-8 Barrowhill Place form a group.

Listing NGR: TR0054443047

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