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The Moat

A Grade II Listed Building in Headcorn, Kent

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Coordinates

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

HEAD CORN MOAT ROAD
TQ 8344 (North side)

10/85 The Moat (Formerly
listed as float Farm
House)
26.4.68
II

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

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