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Browns Stores Parsonage House, Smarden

Description: Browns Stores Parsonage House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 February 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 181258

OS Grid Reference: TQ8801742325
OS Grid Coordinates: 588017, 142325
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1493, 0.6869

Location: Water Lane, Smarden, Kent TN27 8NB

Locality: Smarden
Local Authority: Ashford Borough Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: TN27 8NB

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Listing Text

(north side)
Parsonage House and
Browns Stores
(formerly listed as
West End House under
High Street)
TQ 8842 29/2 14.2.67.


The shop portion facing the street is C19, red brick and grey headers, having
a gable with fretted bargeboards. The house behind it facing the churchyard
is an L-shaped timber-framed, probably C15, building with some plaster and
some painted brick infilling and some close-studding. Gable at the south end
of the west front containing an attic window. The eaves of the south front
overhang widely on the longitudinal beam and brackets. Tiled roof. Some original
mullioned windows and some casement windows. C19 porch to south front. Two
storeys. Three windows facing west, 2 windows facing south. The courtyard
to the south is paved with Bethersden Marble.

Listing NGR: TQ8802142326

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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