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Timber Framed Building in the South West Corner of the Churchyard of Church of St Mary, Great Chart with Singleton

Description: Timber Framed Building in the South West Corner of the Churchyard of Church of St Mary

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 14 February 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 180965

OS Grid Reference: TQ9796041884
OS Grid Coordinates: 597960, 141884
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1420, 0.8286

Location: The Street, Great Chart, Kent TN23 3AH

Locality: Great Chart with Singleton
Local Authority: Ashford Borough Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: TN23 3AH

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Listing Text

(north-west side)
Timber-framed building in the
south-west corner of the
churchyard of Church of
St Mary
(formerly listed as
Small Building in south-west
corner of Church-yard)
TQ 9741 24/1A 14.2.67.
C16 or earlier timber-framed building of one storey and 2 windows with plaster
infilling, widely overhanging eaves on brackets with sprockets above and a
hipped tiled roof. Two small red brick additions to the west. This building
seems too small to have been the pre-Reformation priest-house and too old to
have been intended for watching the churchyard. Its origin and purpose are
uncertain, Sir Charles Igglesden, in his "Saunters through Kent with a Pen
and Pencil", suggests that it was the pest-house, but its position makes this

Listing NGR: TQ9796041884

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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