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Grove End, Tunstall

Description: Grove End

Grade: II
Date Listed: 24 January 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 176181

OS Grid Reference: TQ8909861387
OS Grid Coordinates: 589098, 161387
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3202, 0.7124

Location: B2163, Tunstall, Kent ME9 8DY

Locality: Tunstall
Local Authority: Swale Borough Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: ME9 8DY

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Listing Text

(east side)

5/70 Grove End (Formerly listed as
24.1.67 Grove End Farmhouse)

House. C16, C17 and C19. Timber framed, exposed with plaster infill,
part underbuilt with painted brick, the rear (south) front clad
C18 with red brick, with plain tiled roof. Continuous jettied, or
possibly Wealden house originally with screens passage, with
staircase porch and wing added to rear, now forming main entrance
front. Two storeys and garret, the ground floor close-studded,
with continuous first floor jetty. Hipped roof with central stack
and projecting return-hip wing to right. Irregular fenestration
of 5 wood casement windows. Central 2 storey projecting staircase
porch with board door on right return front. C19 extension to
left. Interior: C17winder and newel staircase, mid C17 fielded
panelling, fireplaces with sword-leaf spandrels, moulded doors and
doorways, including 2-moulded doors from screens-passage to service
wing. Added to by Sir Edward Hales, first Baronet, D. 1654.

Listing NGR: TQ8906561433

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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