This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.
Street View is the best available vantage point looking, if possible, towards the location of the building. In some locations, Street View may not give a view of the actual building, or may not be available at all. Where it is not available, the satellite view is shown instead.
Latitude: 51.1164 / 51°6'59"N
Longitude: 0.6171 / 0°37'1"E
OS Eastings: 583266
OS Northings: 138496
OS Grid: TQ832384
Mapcode National: GBR QVF.SZL
Mapcode Global: VHJN7.N62G
Entry Name: Great Bachelors Hall
Listing Date: 4 June 1952
Last Amended: 9 August 1979
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1070991
English Heritage Legacy ID: 180197
Location: Biddenden, Ashford, Kent, TN27
Civil Parish: Biddenden
Traditional County: Kent
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent
BIDDENDEN SISSINGHURST ROAD
Great Bachelors Hall
(formerly listed as
TQ 83 NW 3/96 4.6.52.
This was built by the Allard family. However, in 1614, Elizabeth, the daughter
of Henry Allard married Thomas Bachelor and brought the house into the hands
of the Bachelor family, after whom it is called. A C15 timber-framed and
close-studded building with plaster infilling, the ground floor rebuilt in
red brick and grey headers. Half-hipped tiled roof. Original casement windows
on the 1st floor, 6 small and 2 large, with diamond-shaped leaded panes and
old green glass. 2 modern casement windows to ground floor.
Listing NGR: TQ8326638496
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
Other nearby listed buildings