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The Batteries, Lynsted with Kingsdown

Description: The Batteries

Grade: II
Date Listed: 24 January 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 176260

OS Grid Reference: TQ9418161278
OS Grid Coordinates: 594181, 161278
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3175, 0.7852

Location: Claxfield Road, Lynsted, Kent ME9 0JQ

Locality: Lynsted with Kingsdown
Local Authority: Swale Borough Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: ME9 0JQ

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Listing Text

(north side)

2/50 The Batteries

House. C17, and early and late C19. Timber framed rear range, rendered,with
painted brick front range. Plain tiled roof. Entrance front: two storeys
with modillion eaves cornice to hipped roof with stacks to left and right.
Early C19 iron verandah forms arcade across front, bricked in,and extends
over recessed 2-bay extension to left. Wall rebuilt in late C19. Three
glazing bar sashes to each floor and central panelled door with sidelights,
rectangular fan and pedimented hood on large consoles. Right return front:
2 storeys on brick plinth, jettied at first floor, with 2 bargeboarded
gables and hipped roof with gablet. Oriel window on first floor, and
segmental bay windows on ground floor.

Listing NGR: TQ9418161278

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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