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Old Hall, Petham

Description: Old Hall

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 14 March 1980
English Heritage Building ID: 171392

OS Grid Reference: TR1276751433
OS Grid Coordinates: 612767, 151433
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2224, 1.0456

Location: The Street, Petham, Kent CT4 5QY

Locality: Petham
Local Authority: Canterbury City Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: CT4 5QY

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Listing Text

(east side)

No 5 (Old Hall)
TR 1251 37/528


C14 former open hall having a separately roofed cross-wing with kitchen below
and solar above. Plaster and painted brick infilling, the first floor of the
south-westernmost window bay tile hung and oversailing on the protruding ends
of the floor joists, a bracket and a modern buttress. One small bay to the
north-east of this with a gabled dormer over. Thatched roof now entirely replaced
with tiles but retaining smoke gablets. Two casement windows. Ground floor
has in addition 2 of the original mullioned window openings. Small C19 gabled
porch. Interior has roof of collar purlin type with top of crown post only
surviving. Dragon beams at south-east and south-west corners. C17 fireplace
with bread oven. C17 doors with battlemented surrounds. Grade II* for antiquity
and interior features.

Listing NGR: TR1276651432

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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