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Hendon Place, Woodchurch

Description: Hendon Place

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 4 June 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 180550

OS Grid Reference: TQ9437334911
OS Grid Coordinates: 594373, 134911
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0806, 0.7736

Location: 7 Front Road, Woodchurch, Kent TN26 3PF

Locality: Woodchurch
Local Authority: Ashford Borough Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: TN26 3PF

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Listing Text

5272 No 15
(Hendon Place)
TQ 9434 22/528 4.6.52.

C15 timber framed and close-studded building with plaster infilling, the 1st
floor of the easternmost window bay oversailing on the protruding ends of
the floor joists and brackets. Wide over-hanging eaves supported on brackets.
Very steeply pitched hipped tiled roof with end gables and massive brick chimney
stack. Three sashes with glazing bars intact end 2 shallow bays on ground
floor. Interior contains 2 massive crown posts still partially soot encrusted,
a dragon beam, a dais beam, chamfered beams on the 1st floor and some original
window openings. C16 to C17 wing containing a chimney stack with 2 inglenooks
a bread oven and a possible smugglers hide over. The house at one time belonged
to the broadcloth manufacturers who owned Hendon Place in Biddenden.

Listing NGR: TQ9437534909

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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