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Monkton Manor, Chilham

Description: Monkton Manor

Grade: II
Date Listed: 27 November 1957
English Heritage Building ID: 181463

OS Grid Reference: TR0688452801
OS Grid Coordinates: 606884, 152801
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2369, 0.9623

Location: Mountain Street, Chilham, Kent CT4 8DG

Locality: Chilham
Local Authority: Ashford Borough Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: CT4 8DG

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Listing Text

(east side)

4/17 No.6 Monkton Manor
(formerly listed
as'Herons Way and
27.ll.57 Cottage adjoining')


Hall house. C15 and C18.Timber framed and partly clad in painted
brick with painted rubble plinth; plain tile roof. 2 storeys
with end jetties, and hipped roof with large stack centre left
and stack rear-right. 3 bays, with screens passage (?) now with
inserted stack. Central bay ground floor rebuilt in painted
brick, with first-floor joists at higher level than 2 side bays,
suggesting infilled and ceiled-over central recessed hall of
"Wealden" house. Irregular fenestration of 3 casement windows.
C20 plank door centre left. Rear wing: early C18 red brick,
with hipped plain tile roof. 2 storeys with plinth and plat band
and stack to right. Two windows to each floor, wood casements,
with segmental heads to ground floor.

Listing NGR: TR0706153325

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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