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Calehill House

A Grade II* Listed Building in Little Chart, Kent

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Latitude: 51.1905 / 51°11'25"N

Longitude: 0.7772 / 0°46'38"E

OS Eastings: 594164

OS Northings: 147142

OS Grid: TQ941471

Mapcode National: GBR RW5.CBF

Mapcode Global: VHKKD.FB8P

Entry Name: Calehill House

Listing Date: 14 February 1967

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1071434

English Heritage Legacy ID: 181033

Location: Little Chart, Ashford, Kent, TN27

County: Kent

District: Ashford

Civil Parish: Little Chart

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

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Listing Text

Calehill House
TQ 94 NW 10/141 14.2.67.
This building was originally the stables to the earliest Calehill House, though
erected at a later date. About 1930 it was converted into a picture gallery
and ballroom. Since the demolition of the C18 Calehill House, it has been
called Calehill House. Early C17. One storey and attics red brick. Half-hipped
tiled roof with 2 half-hipped gables containing attic windows and one modern
dormer between them. Brick modillion cornice like machicolation. Ornamental
lead guttering with 3 rainwater pipes running down from this. Seven casement
windows of 2 tiers of 2 lights in stone surrounds, with brick dripstones over
and stone mullions and transoms. Stone doorway with depressed head, over which
is a stone panel of strapwork flanked by scrolls with a pediment above. The
north wall has no windows but the brick modillion cornice like machicolation
and the lead guttering are continued along it.

Listing NGR: TQ9416447142

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

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