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The Limes

A Grade II* Listed Building in Southfleet, Kent

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.4121 / 51°24'43"N

Longitude: 0.3158 / 0°18'56"E

OS Eastings: 561143

OS Northings: 170665

OS Grid: TQ611706

Mapcode National: GBR YX.SBF

Mapcode Global: VHHP2.FR8V

Entry Name: The Limes

Listing Date: 1 June 1967

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1085795

English Heritage Legacy ID: 172669

Location: Southfleet, Dartford, Kent, DA13

County: Kent

District: Dartford

Civil Parish: Southfleet

Built-Up Area: Southfleet

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

Church of England Parish: Southfleet St Nicholas

Church of England Diocese: Rochester

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Listing Text

1.
5274 SOUTHFLEET HOOK GREEN ROAD
(west side)

The Limes
TQ 6170 12/35 1.6.67

II* GV


2.
C15 and C18 L-shaped house. C18 exterior to late mediaeval open hall. Two storeys
red brick largely covered with ivy. Tiled roof, the south wing hipped. Five
sashes with glazing bars to the first floor of the south wing only. Wide porch
with pediment over containing a doorway with side lights, low elliptical fanlight
and door of 6 moulded panels. The interior contains a good drawing room of
circa 1770 with a fireplace with swags, fluted columns and cherubs and a moulded
ceiling. The original roof to the mediaeval open hall is intact above this. It
has 3 crownposts, smoke-blackened rafters and doorcase with spandrels.


Listing NGR: TQ6114070665

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