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St Katherine's House

A Grade II Listed Building in Shorne, Kent

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.4168 / 51°25'0"N

Longitude: 0.4321 / 0°25'55"E

OS Eastings: 569216

OS Northings: 171450

OS Grid: TQ692714

Mapcode National: GBR NN1.22V

Mapcode Global: VHJLL.FNS7

Entry Name: St Katherine's House

Listing Date: 14 March 1973

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1083896

English Heritage Legacy ID: 356867

Location: Shorne, Gravesham, Kent, DA12

County: Kent

District: Gravesham

Civil Parish: Shorne

Built-Up Area: Shorne Ridgeway

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

Church of England Parish: Shorne St Peter and St Paul

Church of England Diocese: Rochester

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Listing Text

TQ 67 SE SHORNE FORGE LANE
2/149
14.3.73 St Katherine's House
GV
II


Originally a mid C19 house with extensions circa 1890. The front elevation consists
of a mid C19 left side portion of 2 storeys flint faced with stone dressings and long
and short quoins. Three parallel ranges. Tiled roof with ridge tiles 4 mullioned and
transomed casements. Central door with a hipped tiled weather porch with moulded
brick finial. This is supported on wooden piers. The right side portion is
circa 1890. Two storeys, the ground floor of flint and brick, the first'floor
pebbledashed. Hipped tiled roof, casement windows. To the extreme right is a stone
trefoliated window with wooden moulding above. On the side elevation of this portion
there is a triple trefoliated window. The right part of the rear elevation is 2 and 4
storeys, flint faced with stone quoins and window dressings. Tiled roof with some
curved tiles and moulded brick finials. Irregular fenestration. Second floor has one
circular window, otherwise mullioned and transomed casements. String courses between
second and third floors. The interior of the older portion of the convent has exposed
beams with chamfered eges and a wooden staircase having balusters with trefoliated
heads and a newel post with chamfered edges. Included for group value with
St Katherine's Chapel.


Listing NGR: TQ6921671450

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