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Swanton Old House, Bredgar

Description: Swanton Old House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 27 August 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 176117

OS Grid Reference: TQ8755959179
OS Grid Coordinates: 587559, 159179
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3008, 0.6891

Location: Blind Mary's Lane, Bredgar, Kent ME9 8AS

Locality: Bredgar
Local Authority: Swale Borough Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: ME9 8AS

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Listing Text

(east side)

7/9 Swanton Old House (Formerly
listed as House occupied by
27.8.52 Father Ross)
House. Circa, 1579. Close-studded and ornamental braced timber
frame, exposed with plaster infill, with plain tile roof. Four
bay, lobby entry. Two storeys with continuous first floor jetty,
hipped roof with gablet to right and stacks to centre left and
projecting end right. Irregular fenestration of 4 wood mullioned
windows to first floor and 3 to ground floor. C20 plank door and
side lights in original 4-centre arched doorway to centre left.
Interior: Door-heads of lobby doors initialed WT and AT. William
and Anne Terrey were married in 1579. Contemporary brick-lined
cellar. The house was for a while used as Poor Cottages.

Listing NGR: TQ8755959179

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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