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Ambry Court

A Grade II Listed Building in St Nicholas at Wade, Kent

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Latitude: 51.3549 / 51°21'17"N

Longitude: 1.2516 / 1°15'5"E

OS Eastings: 626493

OS Northings: 166776

OS Grid: TR264667

Mapcode National: GBR VYN.Z3T

Mapcode Global: VHLGB.N60P

Plus Code: 9F339732+XJ

Entry Name: Ambry Court

Listing Date: 25 June 1971

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1266542

English Heritage Legacy ID: 421272

Location: St. Nicholas At Wade, Thanet, Kent, CT7

County: Kent

Civil Parish: St. Nicholas at Wade

Built-Up Area: St Nicholas at Wade

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

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Listing Text

TR 26 NE
(west side)
Ambry Court
House. C15 or C16, clad early C18. Timber framed and clad with red brick.
Plain tiled roof. Originally a hall house with added service and chamber
blocks at either end. Two storeys on plinth with hipped roof, projecting
hip of return wing to left, and oversailing hip of return wing at end
right. One flat dormer and stack to rear right, and large projecting
C16 stack at end left, of rubble, flint and early brick, with moulded
offset, with C18 brick chimney. Irregular fenestration of 1 wooden
casement set low to left, 2 glazing bar sashes and 1 double sash on first
floor,and 4 segmental headed sashes with flying cornices on ground floor.
Door of 2 panels and flat hood to centre right. Two storey C20 canted bay
window to left. Left return: with plinth, plat band and hipped roof with
gablet. Interior: tall, slender crown post in left return, and unmoulded
crown post in right return. Full frame visible, the 3 sections of the
building appa ntly of different construction dates. Moulded ceiling joists
and beam stops. C17 painted trompe l'oeil panels behind later pine
panels in one room. Spiral stair leads down to cellar of chalk block and
flint chequer with chamfered recesses with chamfered door jambs;at least

Listing NGR: TR2649366779

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