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Great Paddock Farmhouse, Challock

Description: Great Paddock Farmhouse

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 27 November 1957
English Heritage Building ID: 181411

OS Grid Reference: TQ9916150244
OS Grid Coordinates: 599161, 150244
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2167, 0.8504

Location: A252, Challock, Kent TN25 4DW

Locality: Challock
Local Authority: Ashford Borough Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: TN25 4DW

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Listing Text

(south side)

2/2 Great Paddock Farmhouse

27.11.57 II*

Manorhouse. Early C17 with C19 and C20 alterations. Red brick with
plain tile roof. 2 storeys and attic on basement expressed by high
weathered plinth; modillion eaves cornice to gabled roof with 2
C20 hipped dormers, and projecting end stacks, with 2 coupled chimneys
to left, and 4 octagonal chimneys to right with oversailing moulded
heads. A lower hip and pentice to right covers C19 chequered brick
extension of 2 storeys. Regular fenestration to main block of 3 C20
wooden mullioned windows,in chamfered brick surrounds with drip
moulds over. Central C20 plank door in brick surround with drip
mould over. C20 entry to basement to left. C19 extension to right
has 3 irregularly placed casement windows. Left and right gable ends:
have prominent brick cornices. Interior: timbered partitions between
rooms; original staircase, spiral around central decorated newel,
opening into square winder in balustraded well.

Listing NGR: TQ9916150244

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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