Description: The Anchor Inn and Rear Courtyard
Date Listed: 1 October 1982
English Heritage Building ID: 178346
OS Grid Reference: TR2432757626
OS Grid Coordinates: 624327, 157626
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2736, 1.2148
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TR 2457 WINGHAM HIGH STREET
9/314 The Anchor Inn
1.10.82 and rear courtyard
Public house. C16 and earlier in origin, rebuilt C18. Timber framed and clad
with painted brick and rendered and extended with painted brick. Plain tiled
roof. Built in at least 4 phases. One storey and attic and 2 storeys on
plinth with roof hipped at right, stepped down 3 times to left with 2 hipped
dormers to left and stacks at end right, centre right and at end left.
Irregular fenestration of 2 glazing bar sashes to right on first floor, and
4 C19 plate glass windows with transomed window and half-glazed door ensemble
to centre right with fascia over on pilasters, and half-glazed doors to
left and at end right. The central single storey block is probably the
remains of a hall house extended to left and to rear in C16, and rebuilt to
right c.1700 and all altered early C19. Rear courtyard with 2 storey stable
block of red brick with plain tiled roof, half-hipped with loft doors,
joined to main building by late C19 weather boarded and slate roofed 2
storey block with ground floor pentice.
Listing NGR: TR2432757621
Source: English Heritage
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