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Description: The Moat House
Date Listed: 10 October 1980
English Heritage Building ID: 180687
OS Grid Reference: TQ9534849251
OS Grid Coordinates: 595348, 149251
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2090, 0.7953
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5272 CHARING ASHFORD ROAD
The Moat House
(Nos 1 to 5 (consec))
TQ 9549 22/48
Formerly the rectory. Now divided into flats. A large late C19 to early C20
house (not of special architectural interest) incorporating on the east side
(Nos 2 and 3) a C15 Wealden hall-house. This is of 2 storeys timber-framed,
with close-studding and moulded bressumer to No 2. Both have coved recess
and brackets. Hipped tiled roof. No 3 has a tie beam and crown post in the
attics. No 2 has a recess said to be a priest hole and a passage thought to
connect to Charing Parish Church. The moat survives.
Listing NGR: TQ9534849251
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Source: English Heritage
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