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Sweech Farmhouse, Sturry

Description: Sweech Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 29 September 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 171429

OS Grid Reference: TR1733661445
OS Grid Coordinates: 617336, 161445
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3106, 1.1170

Location: Herne Bay Road, Sturry, Kent CT2 0SF

Locality: Sturry
Local Authority: Canterbury City Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: CT2 0SF

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Listing Text


Sweech Farmhouse
TR 16 SE 4/571 29.9.52


Timber-framed, probably C15 building. Remains of a hall-house, the hall and
service end remaining, the parlour end rebuilt. The whole of the ground floor
has been rebuilt in brick, now painted. The first floor of the southernmost
window bay oversails on the protruding ends of the floor joists and is close-studded
with curved braces. Above it is a weather-boarded gable also oversailing and
containing an attic window. The portion to the north of this is of one storey
and attic only with 2 gabled dormers. Doorcase with fanlight, having a 4-centred

Listing NGR: TR1733361446

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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