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The Moat, Headcorn

Description: The Moat

Grade: II
Date Listed: 26 April 1968
English Heritage Building ID: 174311

OS Grid Reference: TQ8306944367
OS Grid Coordinates: 583069, 144367
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1692, 0.6172

Location: Moat Road, Headcorn, Kent TN27 9NU

Locality: Headcorn
Local Authority: Maidstone Borough Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: TN27 9NU

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Listing Text

TQ 8344 (North side)

10/85 The Moat (Formerly
listed as float Farm

Farmhouse, now house. Early to mid C16, restored 1960's. Timber framed.
Ground floor red brick in stretcher bond, first floor tile-hung. Plain
tile roof. Lobby entry plan. Probably 4 timber-framed bays including
smoke, now stack, bay. 2 storeys, formerly with continuous jetty,
returned to left. Hipped roof, with gablet to right. Brick ridge stack
off-centre to left and truncated projecting brick stack to right gable end.
Irregular fenestration of three 3 light casements. Tripartite sashes to
ground floor. Panelled door with 2 top lights up 3 steps beneath stack.
Open gabled timber porch. C18 or early C19 rear wing to left, ground
floor red brick, first floor weatherboarded. Interior: only partly
inspected. Exposed framing. Moulded beams and joists. Said to have
crown post roof. Formerly a moated site.

Listing NGR: TQ8298044404

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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