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The Old Vicarage, Ospringe

Description: The Old Vicarage

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 3 August 1972
English Heritage Building ID: 176506

OS Grid Reference: TR0008960190
OS Grid Coordinates: 600089, 160190
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3056, 0.8692

Locality: Ospringe
Local Authority: Swale Borough Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: ME13 8XS

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Listing Text

(east side)

2/100 The Old
3.8.72 (formerly listed
under Faversham)


Hall house, now house. C15 with C17 and C18 additions. Timber
framed and clad and extended with painted brick and mathematical
tile with plain tiled roof. Irregular plan with 3 projecting
wings that to centre left possibly an original porch. Two
storeys and hipped roof with stacks to left, centre and end
right. Irregular fenestration of glazing bar sashes. Recessed
C18 wing to left of 3 storeys, roof hipped, with stacks to left,
no fenestration on entrance front. Entrance in re-entrant angle
of 2 wings; half-glazed door with sidelight in porch of 3 Doric
columns. One storey extension to right. Interior: smoke
blackened roof timbers; visible heavy frame. C17 rear wing with
newel stair, and windbraced clasped purlin roof. Early C18 stair
inserted, turned balusters with ramped and moulded handrail.
Foliated and bracketted open string. Three flights around an
open well. Sash window lighting stairwell with tracery in form
of heraldic sheild. Many contemporary hinged doors and metal

Listing NGR: TR0008960195

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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