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Description: Great Bachelors Hall
Date Listed: 4 June 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 180197
OS Grid Reference: TQ8326638496
OS Grid Coordinates: 583266, 138496
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1164, 0.6171
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BIDDENDEN SISSINGHURST ROAD
Great Bachelors Hall
(formerly listed as
TQ 83 NW 3/96 4.6.52.
This was built by the Allard family. However, in 1614, Elizabeth, the daughter
of Henry Allard married Thomas Bachelor and brought the house into the hands
of the Bachelor family, after whom it is called. A C15 timber-framed and
close-studded building with plaster infilling, the ground floor rebuilt in
red brick and grey headers. Half-hipped tiled roof. Original casement windows
on the 1st floor, 6 small and 2 large, with diamond-shaped leaded panes and
old green glass. 2 modern casement windows to ground floor.
Listing NGR: TQ8326638496
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Source: English Heritage
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