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Tinton, Warehorne

Description: Tinton

Grade: II
Date Listed: 10 August 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 181746

OS Grid Reference: TQ9871832459
OS Grid Coordinates: 598718, 132459
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0571, 0.8342

Location: Warehorne, Kent TN26 2LJ

Locality: Warehorne
Local Authority: Ashford Borough Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: TN26 2LJ

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Listing Text

(south side)
5/160 Tinton
House. Rebuilt mid C18 for John Howland, Gent, altered early C19,
with earlier core. Rendered with plain tiled roof. Two storeys on
plinth with boxed eaves to hipped roof with stacks to rear left and
rear right. Regular fenestration of 5 glazing bar sashes on 1st
floor and 4 on ground floor with central half-glazed door in arched
moulded surround in gabled porch. Large gabled porch with arched
entry to left return. Catslide outshot to rear, with projecting
gabled wing. The cellars, and portions of the rear core reported to
be remains of timber framed building. Igglesden (Vol. 15 1922)
notes the discovery of older work here. Once the home of Jeremiah
Curtis, early C18 leader of the Hawkhurst smuggling gang. (See also
Hasted, Vol. VIII, 368).

Listing NGR: TQ9871832459

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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