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Maypole Thatch, Hoath

Description: Maypole Thatch

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 14 March 1980
English Heritage Building ID: 171200

OS Grid Reference: TR2041464967
OS Grid Coordinates: 620414, 164967
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3410, 1.1633

Location: Maypole Lane, Hoath, Kent CT3 4LJ

Locality: Hoath
Local Authority: Canterbury City Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: CT3 4LJ

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Listing Text


Maypole Thatch
TR 2064 34/384


Circa 1385 and later. This was originally a 2 bay open-hall and the third
bay was added at a later stage. Timber-framed building with plaster infilling
and diagonal braces on first floor, the ground floor rebuilt in red brick in
the C18. Some close-studding is visible. Steeply-pitched hipped thatched
roof with central chimneystack. Two casement windows. The interior oontains
2 inglenook fireplaces, upright posts with jouls and a crow post roof, having
one moulded octagonal-shaped post and one which has been cut down. Grade II*
as a rare exaaple of a C14 2 bay hall-house.

Listing NGR: TR2041464967

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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