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Walls and Gateways to Front Court of Betteshanger House

A Grade II Listed Building in Northbourne, Kent

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.2252 / 51°13'30"N

Longitude: 1.3082 / 1°18'29"E

OS Eastings: 631083

OS Northings: 152533

OS Grid: TR310525

Mapcode National: GBR X1T.1L7

Mapcode Global: VHLGY.MGFM

Entry Name: Walls and Gateways to Front Court of Betteshanger House

Listing Date: 5 June 1973

Last Amended: 24 March 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1264318

English Heritage Legacy ID: 428116

Location: Northbourne, Dover, Kent, CT14

County: Kent

District: Dover

Civil Parish: Northbourne

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

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Listing Text

TR 35 SW
4/2

NORTHBOURNE
BETTESHANGER

Walls and gateways to front court of Betteshanger House

GV
II

Walls and gate. Late C19. George Devey. Brown brick with stone finials
and coping. Front courtyard enclosed by low wall with some flint and
ragstone, extending about 20 metres to east of House, and then 50 metres or
so to east, with semi-circular sweeps to include entrances to courtyard.
Iron lampstands stand up on the wall. At eastern end the wall is about 5
feet with ball finials, and double leaf wrought iron gates in semi-circular
arched doorway, leading to a small sunk garden bounded by low brick wall
with cornice and ball finials to low corner piers. Flights of steps give
access to the south and east garden fronts of Betteshanger House.

Listing NGR: TR3108352533

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

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