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Underdown House

A Grade II* Listed Building in Herne Bay, Kent

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Latitude: 51.3599 / 51°21'35"N

Longitude: 1.1282 / 1°7'41"E

OS Eastings: 617878

OS Northings: 166959

OS Grid: TR178669

Mapcode National: GBR TX5.Q1N

Mapcode Global: VHLG8.H2ST

Entry Name: Underdown House

Listing Date: 29 September 1951

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1084951

English Heritage Legacy ID: 170763

Location: Canterbury, Kent, CT6

County: Kent

District: Canterbury

Town: Canterbury

Electoral Ward/Division: Heron

Built-Up Area: Herne Bay

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

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Listing Text

Underdown House
TR 16 NE 6/72 29.9.51.


Fine L-ahaged house. The back or west wing is the oldest part and is C17. The
front was added in C18. 2 storeys and attics brown brick with red brick dressings.
Hipped tiled roof with 2 hipped dormers. Cornice and parapet. 5 windows. The
back windows on the west side and at the west end of the south front are the original
casement windows, with small square leaded panes, but the window of the main front
facing east are sash windows with glazing bars intact. Doorcase with fluted Doric
pilasters, triglyph frieze, pediment, semi-circular fanlight and door of 6 fielded

All the items at Underdown House form a group.

Listing NGR: TR1787866959

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

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