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West House, Biddenden

Description: West House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 June 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 180162

OS Grid Reference: TQ8504138423
OS Grid Coordinates: 585041, 138423
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1152, 0.6424

Location: High Street, Biddenden, Kent TN27 8AH

Locality: Biddenden
Local Authority: Ashford Borough Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: TN27 8AH

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Listing Text

5272 (north side)
No 28 (West House)
TQ 8538 16/60 4.6.52.
C16 or earlier timber-framed building with traces of timbering and plaster
infilling on the ground floor. Largely refaced, on the ground floor with
brick, now painted, and above tile hung, but retaining the wide overhang of
its 1st floor on a bressummer and brackets with a bellcast above. Two storeys.
Tiled roof. Moulded wooden eaves cornice. Three sash windows with vertical
glazing bars intact. Two small bays on the ground floor. Four centred wooden
doorway with carved spandrels and low rectangular fanlight above. Contemporary
paving of Bethersden marble forms footpath in front and extending to south-east
about 12 yards.

Listing NGR: TQ8504338428

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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