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Knowle Hill House, Ulcombe

Description: Knowle Hill House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 26 April 1968
English Heritage Building ID: 174206

OS Grid Reference: TQ8597149373
OS Grid Coordinates: 585971, 149373
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2133, 0.6613

Location: Ulcombe, Kent ME17 1ES

Locality: Ulcombe
Local Authority: Maidstone Borough Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: ME17 1ES

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Listing Text

TQ 84 NE
6/186 Knowle Hill

Farmhouse. Dated 1736, possibly with earlier core. Rear
wing timber-framed, with coursed galletted stone to ground
floor and tile-hung first floor. Front range yellowish brick
with red brick dressings, in Flemish bond. Plain tile roof.
Timber-framed range parallel to road, facing east, with 1736
block at right-angles to south. C18 range: 2 storeys and
attics on brick plinth. Plat bands above ground and first
floors, interrupted by 4 plain full-height brick pilasters
which extend to top of plain low parapet. Hipped roof, right
hip returning. Slightly projecting gable and stacks. 2
flat-roofed dormers. Regular 3-window front of segmental-
headed 12-pane glazing-bar sashes; voussoirs to outer windows
splayed, and to central window elliptical. Segmental-headed
ground-floor windows. Central door of 3 fielded panels up
3 steps under shallow cut brick "hood". Dated SB over central
first-floor window. Rear return wing to right: 2 storeys on
stone plinth. Gable end stack. Two broadly-spaced 12-pane
glazing-bar sashes. Interior not inspected.

Listing NGR: TQ8597149373

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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