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The Wardens, Wateringbury

Description: The Wardens

Grade: II
Date Listed: 1 August 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 178897

OS Grid Reference: TQ6902453115
OS Grid Coordinates: 569024, 153115
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2522, 0.4207

Location: B2015, Wateringbury, Kent ME18 5DS

Locality: Wateringbury
Local Authority: Tonbridge and Malling Borough Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: ME18 5DS

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Listing Text

(west side)

2/126 No 80 (The Wardens)


- II

Hall house. C16. Restored at end of C19. Timber-frame with plaster infill
to east, red brick on ground-floor to left, single bay at right with rubble-
stone ground-floor. Tiled roof. Gable to left of east front, jettied on
1st floor. Irregular fenestration. 4 C19 casements on 1st floor, and one
in gable with wooden mullions, hidden inside by wattle and daub wall. 4 C19
casements on ground floor. C17 boarded door in frame with moulded shafts
to left of extreme right-hand ground-floor window. North gable and heavily
restored with exposed framing showing jowls on wall plates. Tile-hanging
on 1st floor of south end wall. Steep catslide roof extending from part of
rear of building. Interior: C16 fireplace on west wall of former hall. 2
decorative wall-paintings with strap work decoration, possible of religious
nature, late C16-early C17 in drawing room at south end of house, formerly
parlour, probably.

Listing NGR: TQ6902453115

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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