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Nizels Hoath, Hildenborough

Description: Nizels Hoath

Grade: II
Date Listed: 19 February 1990
English Heritage Building ID: 179609

OS Grid Reference: TQ5473750402
OS Grid Coordinates: 554737, 150402
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2318, 0.2149

Location: Nizels Lane, Hildenborough, Kent TN11 8NU

Locality: Hildenborough
Local Authority: Tonbridge and Malling Borough Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: TN11 8NU

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Listing Text

TQ 55 SW
1/176 Nizels Hoath

House. Probably late medieval with C17 alterations. Description only
approximate as access unobtainable at time of survey (1988). Framed
construction, underbuilt in brick; peg-tile roof; stack with triple shaft with
corbelled cornice.

Plan: A 1957 photograph in the National Monument Record shows a lobby
entrance plan with a gabled projection left of the front door. The stack may
have been inserted into the cross passage of a medieval open hall house.

Exterior: The 1957 photograph shows a 4-window front with enlarged modern
casements and a flat porch hood to the front door.

Interior: Likely to be of interest, particularly the roof construction.

This building might deserve upgrading on internal inspection. An internal
inspection should precede any planning decision on the house to ensure that
internal features of interest, including a possibly medieval roof, are not

Listing NGR: TQ5473750402

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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