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The Stocks, Wittersham

Description: The Stocks

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 June 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 180484

OS Grid Reference: TQ9126327315
OS Grid Coordinates: 591263, 127315
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0134, 0.7253

Location: B2082, Wittersham, Kent TN30 7EJ

Locality: Wittersham
Local Authority: Ashford Borough Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: TN30 7EJ

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Listing Text

The Stocks
TQ 92 NW 13/441 4.6.52.

This house took its name from the stocks which once stood nearby. The building
was originally the mill-house of the Stocks Windmill adjoining, but later
became the Parish Poorhouse and subsequently 2 cottages. It is now again
one residence. L-shaped C16 or earlier timber framed building with plaster
infilling, the 1st floor of the north wing oversailing on the protruding ends
of the floor joists and brackets, with 2 small tile hung gables over. Steeply
pitched tiled roof hipped at one end and half-hipped at the other. Four casement
windows with small square leaded panes. Side elevation tile hung. Modern
addition to the west.

Listing NGR: TQ9008527347

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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