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Bedford House, Chartham

Description: Bedford House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 29 September 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 171070

OS Grid Reference: TR1054855133
OS Grid Coordinates: 610548, 155133
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2565, 1.0161

Location: The Green, Chartham, Kent CT4 7JW

Locality: Chartham
Local Authority: Canterbury City Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: CT4 7JW

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Listing Text


Bedford House
TR 1055 29/233 29.9.52.


C16 or earlier timber-framed building with plaster infilling, part of the ground
floor rebuilt in painted brick, the first floor oversailing on a bressumer
and brackets with curved braces. Two gables oversailing on brackets. Hipped
tiled roof with C17 brick chimneystack. Four casement windows facing south-east
and two windows facing north-east, traces of the original mullioned windows
remain. Four-centred wooden doorways. Moulded dragon post. This was at one
time an Inn and later the local poor-house.

Listing NGR: TR1054855133

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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