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The Meeting House, Smarden

Description: The Meeting House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 10 October 1980
English Heritage Building ID: 181285

OS Grid Reference: TQ8743542932
OS Grid Coordinates: 587435, 142932
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1549, 0.6789

Location: Water Lane, Smarden TN27 8NR

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

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Listing Text

In the entry for
23/52 The Meeting House

The first sentence of part 2 should be amended to read:

Once a General Baptist Meeting house, later divided into 2 cottages but now one


The Meeting House
TQ 8742 23/52
Once a Quaker meeting house, later divided into 2 cottages but now one property.
A late mediaeval hall-house, the south-east wing refronted in the C18. The
north-west wing has its timber-framing and plaster infilling exposed, the south-east
wing is refronted with red brick on the ground floor and tile-hung above.
Hipped tiled roof. Four casement windows. Doorcases with pediment shaped
hoods on brackets.

Listing NGR: TQ8743542932

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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