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The Moat

A Grade II Listed Building in Headcorn, Kent

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Latitude: 51.1692 / 51°10'9"N

Longitude: 0.6172 / 0°37'2"E

OS Eastings: 583069

OS Northings: 144367

OS Grid: TQ830443

Mapcode National: GBR QTV.LVL

Mapcode Global: VHJMV.NW51

Entry Name: The Moat

Listing Date: 26 April 1968

Last Amended: 21 October 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1060848

English Heritage Legacy ID: 174311

Location: Headcorn, Maidstone, Kent, TN27

County: Kent

District: Maidstone

Civil Parish: Headcorn

Built-Up Area: Headcorn

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

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Listing Text

TQ 8344 (North side)

10/85 The Moat (Formerly
listed as float Farm

Farmhouse, now house. Early to mid C16, restored 1960's. Timber framed.
Ground floor red brick in stretcher bond, first floor tile-hung. Plain
tile roof. Lobby entry plan. Probably 4 timber-framed bays including
smoke, now stack, bay. 2 storeys, formerly with continuous jetty,
returned to left. Hipped roof, with gablet to right. Brick ridge stack
off-centre to left and truncated projecting brick stack to right gable end.
Irregular fenestration of three 3 light casements. Tripartite sashes to
ground floor. Panelled door with 2 top lights up 3 steps beneath stack.
Open gabled timber porch. C18 or early C19 rear wing to left, ground
floor red brick, first floor weatherboarded. Interior: only partly
inspected. Exposed framing. Moulded beams and joists. Said to have
crown post roof. Formerly a moated site.

Listing NGR: TQ8298044404

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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