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Heart's Delight House, Borden

Description: Heart's Delight House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 27 August 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 176054

OS Grid Reference: TQ8857362113
OS Grid Coordinates: 588573, 162113
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3268, 0.7052

Location: Hearts Delight Road, Borden, Kent ME9 8HZ

Locality: Borden
Local Authority: Swale Borough Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: ME9 8HZ

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Listing Text

(north side)

5/52 Heart's Delight House
(formerly listed as
27.8.52 Heart's Delight Farm Cottages)
with wall adjoining.


House. C16 clad C17 and C19. Timber framed and clad with red brick
and tile hung with plain tile roof. Two storeys and hipped roof with
stacks projecting at end left, and to rear centre left and rear
right. Separately hipped extension to right. Irregular fenestration
of 4 wood casements to each floor, and board door to centre left.
Right return front with exposed close studded framing. A C16 red
brick wall encloses a courtyard before the house - the wall 6 feet
high, extends 10 yards from the front of the house and runs a length
of 10 yards before returning. In the west wall is a plank and
stud door in, brick arch with flat head, discontinuous cornice
and coping.

Listing NGR: TQ8857362113

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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