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The Old House, Charing

Description: The Old House

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 17 September 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 180794

OS Grid Reference: TQ9519449236
OS Grid Coordinates: 595194, 149236
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2090, 0.7931

Locality: Charing
Local Authority: Ashford Borough Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: TN27 0JA

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Listing Text

The Old House
TQ 9549 22/49 17.9.52
C14 core, though exterior is a C15 timber-framed and close-studded building
with plaster infilling, the south-west front being C19 weatherboarded. The
building leans slightly to one side (north-east). The first floor of the front
facing the road oversails on a moulded bressumer and brackets. Similarly oversailing
weather-boarded gable above containing an attic window. Bay on ground floor
containing a window of 2 tiers of 7-lights with wooden mullions and transoms.
Similar oriel window on first floor projecting on 3 brackets. One small 3-light
window on each side of this. Curved braces to north-east elevation. Two storeys
and attics. Three windows facing south-west. Two windows facing north-east.
Tiled roof.

Listing NGR: TQ9519449232

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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