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The Old Mill House, Ditton

Description: The Old Mill House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 February 1977
English Heritage Building ID: 179301

OS Grid Reference: TQ7095858154
OS Grid Coordinates: 570958, 158154
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2968, 0.4508

Location: 51 The Stream, Ditton, Kent ME20 6AG

Locality: Ditton
Local Authority: Tonbridge and Malling Borough Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: ME20 6AG

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Listing Text

TQ 75 NW
(south side)
The Old Mill House

- II

Millhouse, now house. C15, possibly earlier, with C19 wing and accretions.
Timber-framed with plaster infilling to front and painted brick elevations side
and rear. Plain tiled hipped roof with brick ridge stack to left and 3 flat-
headed dormers. 2 storeys; 5 window front, lattice casements: Central gabled
C20 porch with lattice glazing and central half lattice-glazed door. 2-storey
gabled addition to left with barge boards and 1 window on each floor. Catslide
extension to rear. Interior: evidence of substantial timber frame. Rafter roof,
with later side purlins, possibly of very early construction. No original
purlins or any trusses. Low buildings to the south, (not listed), are the
remains of the former Mill that gained its power from the East Malling stream.
See M J Fuller, The Watermills of the East Malling and Watering bury streams,
Maidstone, 1980, pp. 51-54.

Listing NGR: TQ7100258174

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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