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Kippen

A Grade II Listed Building in Frinsted, Kent

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.2823 / 51°16'56"N

Longitude: 0.7215 / 0°43'17"E

OS Eastings: 589892

OS Northings: 157204

OS Grid: TQ898572

Mapcode National: GBR QSM.H7G

Mapcode Global: VHKJZ.G199

Entry Name: Kippen

Listing Date: 14 December 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1086178

English Heritage Legacy ID: 173740

Location: Frinsted, Maidstone, Kent, ME9

County: Kent

District: Maidstone

Civil Parish: Frinsted

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

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Listing Text

FRINSTED TORRY HILL ROAD
TQ 85 NE (south side)

1/7 Kippen
II
House. C17 and late C18, with early-to mid C19 additions. C17
red brick in English bond to rear. Red brick in Flemish bond
to front. Plain tile roof. C17 range at right angles to road
with gabled cross-wing at right (north) end. North elevation
of wing late C18 brick, and further range built in angle, forming
double depth plain with C17 range is present entrance front.
Entrance front: 2 storeys on brick plinth with eaves cornice of
small modillions. Hipped roof, with wall-plate stopping short of
left end, left hip continuing down to lower wall-plate of rear return
wing. Stack towards right end. Slightly irregular 4-window front of
3 glazing-bar sashes, and one painted window at left end (with
similar window below it), all with rubbed brick voussoirs. Boarded
door under second window from left, in C20 canted brick porch.
Left return wing has dentilled eaves cornice and early C19 tripartite
sashes. Rear elevation: plat-band to main range, rising to
wing. Wing with further band to eaves. Interior not inspected.


Listing NGR: TQ8989257204

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