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Kippen, Frinsted

Description: Kippen

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 December 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 173740

OS Grid Reference: TQ8989257204
OS Grid Coordinates: 589892, 157204
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2823, 0.7215

Locality: Frinsted
Local Authority: Maidstone Borough Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: ME9 0SN

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Listing Text

TQ 85 NE (south side)

1/7 Kippen
House. C17 and late C18, with early-to mid C19 additions. C17
red brick in English bond to rear. Red brick in Flemish bond
to front. Plain tile roof. C17 range at right angles to road
with gabled cross-wing at right (north) end. North elevation
of wing late C18 brick, and further range built in angle, forming
double depth plain with C17 range is present entrance front.
Entrance front: 2 storeys on brick plinth with eaves cornice of
small modillions. Hipped roof, with wall-plate stopping short of
left end, left hip continuing down to lower wall-plate of rear return
wing. Stack towards right end. Slightly irregular 4-window front of
3 glazing-bar sashes, and one painted window at left end (with
similar window below it), all with rubbed brick voussoirs. Boarded
door under second window from left, in C20 canted brick porch.
Left return wing has dentilled eaves cornice and early C19 tripartite
sashes. Rear elevation: plat-band to main range, rising to
wing. Wing with further band to eaves. Interior not inspected.

Listing NGR: TQ8989257204

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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