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The Old House, Hollingbourne

Description: The Old House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 23 August 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 174352

OS Grid Reference: TQ8306456658
OS Grid Coordinates: 583064, 156658
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2796, 0.6234

Location: Pilgrims Way, Hollingbourne, Kent ME17 1RB

Locality: Hollingbourne
Local Authority: Maidstone Borough Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: ME17 1RB

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Listing Text

TQ 85 NW
1/124 The Old House


House. Mid C16 with later alterations and largely C20 facade. Timber
framed. Facade red brick in Flemish bond to ground floor, applied
close studding with rendered infilling to first floor. Plain tile roof.
3 timber-framed bays, 2 to right and one, probably added, to left of
stack. 2 storeys and attic, formerly with continuous jetty. Roof
slightly lower to left of stack. 2 adjoining ridge stacks to left of
centre and one slightly projecting to right gable end. Single dormer.
Irregular fenestrations of five 2-light casements, 2 to left and one to
right of centre. C20 two-storey gables and jettied porch with half-glazed
door, beneath central stack. Shallow single-storey C20 gabled
projection to right. Lean-to to right end. Interior: exposed framing of
heavy scantling. Mortices for diamond mullion windows. Plain crown
posts. 2 ground-floor doors with moulded jambs, inglenook fireplace; chalk
flue within house; brick to base and top.

Listing NGR: TQ8306456658

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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