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Description: Featherbed House
Date Listed: 13 December 1974
Date Delisted: 16 May 2007
English Heritage Building ID: 175730
OS Grid Reference: TQ9033766731
OS Grid Coordinates: 590337, 166731
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3677, 0.7330
The following building has been removed from the list on 16th May 2007:
695/7/131 FEATHERBED LANE
13-DEC-74 FEATHERBED HOUSE
(Formerly listed as:
In the entry for:
TQ 96 NW GROVEHURST ROAD
7/131 Milton Regis
The entry shall be amended to read:
TQ 96 NW SITTINGBOURNE FEATHERBED LINE
7/171 Featherbed House
House. Late C16 or early C17.3 bay lobby entrance house restored in C20 with
added porch. Timber framed, the ground floor stuccoed in plinth, the 1st floor
has clirestudding with brick infill of some diagonal braces but this is now
covered over by tile hanging. Hipped renewed tiled roof and off-central brick
stack with renewed top . 2 storey 3 windows C20 triple casements with leaded
lights, north east front has catslide roof and lean-to porch. Some C16 English
bond brickwork to ground floor of south east front. Interior has 2 open fire-
places. Parlour end has late C16 axial beam with 4 inch chamfer and lamb' s
tongue stops and 2 inch chamfered floor joists with lambs tongue stops. A break
in joists indicates there may have been a ladder access to the 1st floor here.
1st floor has jowled posts. Attic not seen but reported to contain old timbers.
5282 GROVEHURST ROAD
TQ Q6 NW 7/131
A timber-framed building, 2 storeys with brick infill. Diagonal braces. Steeply
pitched tiled roof with smoke louvres at gables. Casement windows. Cemented stack
at ridge. Left side ground floor has a later lean-to addition with simple doorcase
and 3 casements.
Listing NGR: TQ9033766733
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Source: English Heritage
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