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Hoptons Manor, Alkham

Description: Hoptons Manor

Grade: II
Date Listed: 19 March 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 178554

OS Grid Reference: TR2472441636
OS Grid Coordinates: 624724, 141636
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1299, 1.2105

Location: Alkham Valley Road, Alkham, Kent CT15 7EL

Locality: Alkham
Local Authority: Dover District Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: CT15 7EL

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Listing Text

(south side)
19.3.87 Hoptons Manor
House. C15, clad c.1698 and extended 1938. Timber framed and clad with
painted brick and flint and tile hanging. Plain tiled roof. End jettied
hall house plan, extended (to south) C15. Two storeys and hipped roof,
with returned hipped wing to right, and stacks to centre and rear right.
Two wooden casements on each floor to left, with central gabled porch,
with 1 wooden casement on first floor to right, and 2 on ground floor
with boarded door in outshot. Interior: frame visible, with jetty, arched
braces and plinth visible within outshot on main elevation. Roof raised
and altered c.1800. Later framed addition, possibly with crown post roof,
subsequently altered. Large inglenook fireplaces. (Present interior
wall to 1938 extension C17 flintwork (stack dated 1698). Manorial site,
belonging to St. Radegund's Abbey, seat of locally notable family of

Listing NGR: TR2472441636

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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