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Kemps Hall, Boughton Aluph

Description: Kemps Hall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 13 August 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 181381

OS Grid Reference: TR0345746718
OS Grid Coordinates: 603457, 146718
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1835, 0.9098

Locality: Boughton Aluph
Local Authority: Ashford Borough Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: TN25 4ER

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Listing Text

(north side)

5/34 Kemps Hall


Manor House. C16 and C17 with C19 and C20 additions. Entrance front:
C17 timber frame, clad in C19 red brick with plain tile hipped roof and
stack to left. 2 storeys, regular fenestration of 3 windows. C19
margin light sash, on first floor, with C20 porch set between C20 bay
windows on ground floor. Internal evidence shows this to be a late
C17 lobby-entry wing, the now blocked entry to left of C20 bay
window in front of the stack,added to an earlier close-studded structure
which now forms the right hand bay, the whole now covered in one roof
and one regular facade added in C19, originally with 2 projecting wings,
now demolished. Right side elevation: timber framed and clad in brick,
plain tile roof. 2 storeys on brick and ragstone plinth, with plat band,
hipped roof and 2 end stacks. The left hand bay is covered by the
higher roof of the entrance front. Internal evidence shows this bay to
be of a different separate build from the rest of this facade, and has
a C16 stair newell exposed in garret. Rear elevations are C18 and C19,
and include a mid C19 school-house,weather boarded with plain tile roof.
1 storey, 4 windows.

Listing NGR: TR0345746718

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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