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Wickhurst

A Grade II Listed Building in Sandwich Bay Estate, Kent

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.268 / 51°16'4"N

Longitude: 1.3812 / 1°22'52"E

OS Eastings: 635963

OS Northings: 157526

OS Grid: TR359575

Mapcode National: GBR X1B.G1D

Mapcode Global: VHLGS.WDK9

Entry Name: Wickhurst

Listing Date: 24 March 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1263914

English Heritage Legacy ID: 429228

Location: Worth, Dover, Kent, CT13

County: Kent

District: Dover

Civil Parish: Worth

Built-Up Area: Sandwich Bay Estate

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

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Listing Text

WORTH KING'S AVENUE
TR 35 NE (North side)

Sandwich Bay

2/152 Wickhurst

II

House. Early C20. Painted brick with grey pantiled roof. Cape Dutch style.
Two storeys with box eaves to roofwith stepped shaped gables and stacks to
left and to right. Regular fenestration of 4 metal casements on each floor
with shutters, with small casements to centre left and centre right on each
floor, in round headed recesses on ground floor. Central door of 3 moulded
panels, with fretwork spy-hole, and flat hood on enriched brackets with
central monkish corbel. Projecting single storey hipped wings to left and
right, part of garage court at left, with a returned single storey wing
extension from main range. The wing to right has glazed french doors and
metal casements. Front garden enclosed by painted wall about about 6 feet
high with pantiled coping, with central hipped gateway, with keyed semi-
circular gateway with wrought iron gate and overthrow, the walls sweep forward
to join to the end of the side walls projecting from the side wings. Interior:
with beamed ceilings and original fittings. M.H. Baillie-Scott designed in
this style, but the documented house by him at Sandwich Bay is destroyed.
(Four winds, 1929 for Lady Pearson) Architect unknown.


Listing NGR: TR3590457349

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