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Washington, Smeeth

Description: Washington

Grade: II
Date Listed: 10 August 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 181717

OS Grid Reference: TR0891339276
OS Grid Coordinates: 608913, 139276
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1147, 0.9835

Location: Lilyvale Road, Smeeth, Kent TN25 6RB

Locality: Smeeth
Local Authority: Ashford Borough Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: TN25 6RB

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Listing Text

(south side)
4/131 Washington
House. Late C17 clad late C18. Timber framed and clad with red and
blue brick with plain tiled roof. Lobby entry plan. Two storeys on
plinth (the base of which is ragstone) with later C18 brickwork to
1st floor (originally tile hung), with dogtooth cornice to hipped
roof, with suggestion of gablet to right, and stacks to centre right
and to rear left. Three 3 light wooden casements and 2 light casement
to centre right on 1st floor, and 1 three basket arched 3 light
casements on ground floor. Door of 4 panels to centre right with
glazed top and with flat hood on brackets. Blocked basement opening
on left return. Catslide outshot to rear, with projecting bakehouse.
Interior: stop-chamfered cross beamed ceiling, studded partition
walls. Inglenook with ovolo moulded bressumer. A traditional 3
cell and five bay plan, possibly fully framed originally.

Listing NGR: TR0891339276

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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