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The William Harvey Public House, Willesborough

Description: The William Harvey Public House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 24 September 1951
English Heritage Building ID: 180025

OS Grid Reference: TR0296041569
OS Grid Coordinates: 602960, 141569
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1374, 0.8998

Location: Sevington Lane, Kingsnorth, Kent TN24 0EW

Locality: Willesborough
Local Authority: Ashford Borough Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: TN24 0EW

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Listing Text

(North East Side)
The William Harvey
Public House
(Formerly listed as
Nos 1 & 2 Harvey Cottages)
TR 04 SW 3/134 24.9.51.


William Harvey, the discoverer of the circulation of the blood, often stayed here.
C15 to C16 timber-framed building with the 1st floor overhanging on brackets.
On the south-west front the 1st floor has been refaced with curved tiles and on the
north front with red brick and tiles. The remainder is plastered. Tiled
roof in 2 hips. 3 casement windows. Some traces of original window openings.
The south east front has a gable with a pendant and below it a small 4 light bay
window on each floor with wooden mullions.

Listing NGR: TR0308341392

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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