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Latitude: 51.37 / 51°22'12"N
Longitude: 0.3965 / 0°23'47"E
OS Eastings: 566913
OS Northings: 166164
OS Grid: TQ669661
Mapcode National: GBR NNK.51C
Mapcode Global: VHJLR.TTHM
Entry Name: Luddesdown Court
Listing Date: 27 August 1952
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1096343
English Heritage Legacy ID: 356790
Location: Luddesdown, Gravesham, Kent, DA13
Civil Parish: Luddesdown
Traditional County: Kent
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent
Church of England Parish: Luddesdown with Dode
Church of England Diocese: Rochester
TQ 66 NE LUDDESDOWN LUDDESDOWN ROAD
27.8.52 Luddesdown Court
Probably early C13. Flint and stone dressings. C17 brick extension to east. Tiled
roof (modern). L-shaped. Two storeys.
Hall and service wing. The hall is on the first floor supported on massive oak joists
on a medial beam standing on 2 oak posts. Five windows to south and 5 to west. No
original fenestration except narrow loops to west and fragment of 2-light window with
central column in south-west corner. Hall originally entered by door in north
external wall. Now by late C13 door in east wall. Service wing ends in recently
restored garderobe, later a dove cot. A chamber is formed at the east end of the hall
by a wooden partition. It has a C14 hooded fireplace with stone bressummer. There
are wall paintings and graffiti in the chamber. There are C19 additions in the
north-east angle of the house.
Listing NGR: TQ7135773055
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