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Court House

A Grade II Listed Building in Bishopsbourne, Kent

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Latitude: 51.2306 / 51°13'50"N

Longitude: 1.1314 / 1°7'52"E

OS Eastings: 618713

OS Northings: 152595

OS Grid: TR187525

Mapcode National: GBR TYQ.YMD

Mapcode Global: VHLGV.KBGG

Entry Name: Court House

Listing Date: 14 March 1980

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1081527

English Heritage Legacy ID: 170989

Location: Bishopsbourne, Canterbury, Kent, CT4

County: Kent

Civil Parish: Bishopsbourne

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

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Listing Text

(north side)

Court House
TR 1850 21/136


Mid C15 Wealden Timber-framed house, much restored. Two storeys and attic,
rendered to front with tile roof with 2 hipped dormers and two clusters of
hexagonal brick stacks. The centre front is recessed with overhanging eaves
supported on brackets and a small modern oriel to the first floor with flanking
lights, above a 12-light window with wood mullions and transoms. Left-hand
block has a window of four lights and an elaborate rain water head of lead
above an 8-light window, wood mullions and transoms. The right-hand block
has one window of two and one of four lights above the doorway and a window
of eight mullion and transom lights. The doorway is 4-centred, in wood, with
carved spandrels and a cartouche over. The interior has a king post roof,
but the panelling and other fittings have been brought from elsewhere.

Listing NGR: TR1871852594

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

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