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Chessenden, Smarden

Description: Chessenden

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 17 September 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 181272

OS Grid Reference: TQ8827042405
OS Grid Coordinates: 588270, 142405
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1499, 0.6905

Location: The Street, Smarden, Kent TN27 8NB

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

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Listing Text

(south side)
(formerly listed as
TQ 8842 29/15 17.9.52.


C15 timber-framed building with plaster infilling. The first floor of the
end window bays oversails on bressumers and brackets with curved braces. The
centre portion between is close-studded, with eaves overhanging on brackets,
and has one bay containing a window of 6 lights on ground and first floors
with an oversailing gable above containing an attic window. The windows in
these bays are of 6 lights and a wooden transom also. Hipped tiled roof. Casement
windows with diamond-shaped leaded panes. Two storeys. Four windows.

Listing NGR: TQ8827642401

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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