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Otterpool Manor, Lympne

Description: Otterpool Manor

Grade: II
Date Listed: 15 May 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 175597

OS Grid Reference: TR1100636535
OS Grid Coordinates: 611006, 136535
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0893, 1.0117

Location: B2067, Lympne, Kent TN25 6DB

Locality: Lympne
Local Authority: Shepway District Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: TN25 6DB

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Listing Text

(West Side)

3/21 Otterpool Manor


Farmhouse. C17 or earlier, with late C18 facade, and early C19 addition
to right. Probably timber-framed. Front elevation of left section red
brick in Flemish bond except left end (red and grey brick). Front
elevation of right section red and grey brick in Flemish bond, right
gable end tile-hung at least to first floor. Plain tile roofs.
2 storeys, right section with higher eaves. Modillioned wooden eaves
cornice to whole of left section. Hipped roof to each section, right
hip of left section returning. Slender brick gable end stack to left,
multiple brick ridge stack towards centre of left section, and rear
stack to right section. Irregular fenestration of 6 windows; two 16-
pane sashes in open boxes and central bulls-eye window to left section;
regular 3-window front of two 12-pane sashes in open boxes and blind
central window to right section. Ground-floor windows have splayed
rubbed-brick voussoirs to left section and segmental heads to right.
Blocked door to left section under stack. Door of 4 fielded panels to
left end of right section with enriched rectangular fanlight and Doric
pilasters, behind glazed porch. Lean-to to left. Short rear wing to
right end of left section. Left gable end dated.1633. Interior
not inspected.

Listing NGR: TR1100636535

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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