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The Moat House

A Grade II Listed Building in Charing, Kent

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Latitude: 51.209 / 51°12'32"N

Longitude: 0.7953 / 0°47'43"E

OS Eastings: 595348

OS Northings: 149251

OS Grid: TQ953492

Mapcode National: GBR RW0.3X5

Mapcode Global: VHKK6.QWT0

Entry Name: The Moat House

Listing Date: 10 October 1980

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1299658

English Heritage Legacy ID: 180687

Location: Charing, Ashford, Kent, TN27

County: Kent

District: Ashford

Civil Parish: Charing

Built-Up Area: Charing

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

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Listing Text

The Moat House
(Nos 1 to 5 (consec))
TQ 9549 22/48
Formerly the rectory. Now divided into flats. A large late C19 to early C20
house (not of special architectural interest) incorporating on the east side
(Nos 2 and 3) a C15 Wealden hall-house. This is of 2 storeys timber-framed,
with close-studding and moulded bressumer to No 2. Both have coved recess
and brackets. Hipped tiled roof. No 3 has a tie beam and crown post in the
attics. No 2 has a recess said to be a priest hole and a passage thought to
connect to Charing Parish Church. The moat survives.

Listing NGR: TQ9534849251

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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