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29, 31 and 33, High Street, Tenterden

Description: 29, 31 and 33, High Street

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 8 May 1950
English Heritage Building ID: 179717

OS Grid Reference: TQ8842333329
OS Grid Coordinates: 588423, 133329
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0684, 0.6880

Location: High Street, Tenterden, Kent TN30 6BJ

Locality: Tenterden
Local Authority: Ashford Borough Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: TN30 6BJ

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Listing Text

(South Side)

Nos 29, 31 & 33
TQ 8833 1/9 8.5.50.


A C15 to C16 timber-framed house. 2 storeys close-studded with plaster
infill. The 1st floor overhangs on the protruding end of the floor joists
and curved brackets. It originally had a recessed centre but this was
jettied across in the C16 when the open hall was roofed over. 4 windows.
Hipped tiled roof. The 1st floor has C17 casement windows with small square
panes and a moulded wooden stringcourse beneath them. Modern ground floor
windows. Original 4-centred doorcase in frame surmounted by embattlementation
and with carved quatrefoils in the spandrels. Another plain doorway at
the west end of the front. The side elevation has a curved brace exposed
and weatherboarded extensions. Some contemporary panelling inside.

All the listed buildings on the South side from Nos 17 to 57 form a group.

Listing NGR: TQ8842633328

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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