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Lower Newlands, Teynham

Description: Lower Newlands

Grade: II
Date Listed: 27 August 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 176361

OS Grid Reference: TQ9708762449
OS Grid Coordinates: 597087, 162449
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3270, 0.8274

Location: Lower Road, Teynham, Kent ME9 9LH

Locality: Teynham
Local Authority: Swale Borough Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: ME9 9LH

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Listing Text

(south side)

3/152 Lower Newlands

Hall house, now house. Circa 1380 and C15. Timber framed and exposed
with painted brick and plaster infill and part underbuilt with painted
brick. Plain tiled roof. Central 2 bay hall range with projecting
chamber blocks either end. Centre of 1 storey and attic with large
panel frame and tension and arched bracing, wings of 2 storeys, on
flint plinth with hipped roofs and gablets and 2 gabled dormers.
Stack to centre right and large offset and freestanding coursed
rubble stack with red brick flue at end left. Left cross wing jettied
on dragon posts, the right originally jettied but now underbuilt in
brick. One wood casement on each floor of wings, and 1 wood casement in
central range with door of 6 raised and fielded panels in gabled porch
to centre right aligned with original screens passage entry. Interior:
hall ceiled over and stack inserted 1611, dated on mantel over
fireplace in right hand cross-wing. This wing with crown post roof.
Smoke blackened timbers over hall range. Either side of the inserted
stack are 2 vertical timbers of great scantling, which may indicate
the hall range was originally aisled. Stone fire surround in lefthand
cross-wing. Fine series of C18 bolection moulded raised and fielded
panelled doors. Brick lined copper in kitchen [right end wing].

Listing NGR: TQ9708762449

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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