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Peacock Antiques Tudor Lodge Gift Shop, Chilham

Description: Peacock Antiques Tudor Lodge Gift Shop

Grade: II
Date Listed: 13 October 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 181487

OS Grid Reference: TR0684453589
OS Grid Coordinates: 606844, 153589
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2440, 0.9622

Location: 1 The Street, Chilham, Kent CT4 8BY

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

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Listing Text

(south-east side)

7/36 Tudor Lodge Gift Shop
and Peacock Antiques
(formerly listed as Iffin
13.10.52 Cottage and Costen Stores)


Hall house, now shops. C16 and C17 with C20 alterations. Timber framed with
flint plinth and plain tile roof. 5 framed bays, the 4 to right of Wealden
hall plan. 2 storeys and attic, on plinth, with continuous first floor
jetty. Projecting gabled cross-wing to right. Right hand framed bay C17 and
close-studded cross-wing with C20 ground floor bay window, C17 first-floor
oriel on coved solid bracket, and garret light. The two central recessed
hall bays now with later close-studded infill. Bays 1 and 4 with open-
panelled, tension-braced "Kentish" framing. Ground floor largely C20.
Irregular fenestration of C20 mullions; ground floor bay window to left.
C16 chamfered two-centred arched doorway left, C20 shop door to right.
Interior: partition to cross-wing close studded; Reputed evidence of smoke-
blackened roof timbers.

Listing NGR: TR0683453587

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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