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Swanton Old House

A Grade II Listed Building in Bredgar, Kent

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.3008 / 51°18'2"N

Longitude: 0.6891 / 0°41'20"E

OS Eastings: 587559

OS Northings: 159179

OS Grid: TQ875591

Mapcode National: GBR QSD.725

Mapcode Global: VHJM9.WKPM

Entry Name: Swanton Old House

Listing Date: 27 August 1952

Last Amended: 27 November 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1186233

English Heritage Legacy ID: 176117

Location: Bredgar, Swale, Kent, ME9

County: Kent

District: Swale

Civil Parish: Bredgar

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

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Listing Text

TQ 85 NE BREDGAR SWANTON STREET
(east side)

7/9 Swanton Old House (Formerly
listed as House occupied by
27.8.52 Father Ross)
II
House. Circa, 1579. Close-studded and ornamental braced timber
frame, exposed with plaster infill, with plain tile roof. Four
bay, lobby entry. Two storeys with continuous first floor jetty,
hipped roof with gablet to right and stacks to centre left and
projecting end right. Irregular fenestration of 4 wood mullioned
windows to first floor and 3 to ground floor. C20 plank door and
side lights in original 4-centre arched doorway to centre left.
Interior: Door-heads of lobby doors initialed WT and AT. William
and Anne Terrey were married in 1579. Contemporary brick-lined
cellar. The house was for a while used as Poor Cottages.


Listing NGR: TQ8755959179

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