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Link House, Egerton

Description: Link House

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 17 September 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 180830

OS Grid Reference: TQ8976847207
OS Grid Coordinates: 589768, 147207
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1926, 0.7144

Location: Link Hill Lane, Ashford TN27 9BH

Locality: Egerton
Local Authority: Ashford Borough Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: TN27 9BH

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Listing Text

Link House
TQ 84 NE 9/28 17.9.52
This is one of the best and most well known examples of a Kentish yeoman's
hall-house of Wealden pattern. C15 timber-framed and close-studded building
with plaster infilling now colourwashed. The first floor of the end window
bays oversails on the protruding ends of the floor joists and brackets. The
eaves between overhang on curved braces and a central bracket. Steeply-pitched
hipped tiled roof. Casement windows with diamond-shaped or small square leaded
panes. Nearly central bay containing a window of 6 lights on ground and first
floors, the ground floor one having 2 tiers of lights with wooden mullions
and transoms. Pointed wooden doorway. Brick chimney breast on north wall.

Listing NGR: TQ8976847207

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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