Palace Farmhouse, Market Place, Charing - Ashford

The present farmhouse forms part of the north range of the former manor house of the Archbishops of Canterbury and includes part of the former chapel. The top floor is inaccessible and unoccupied. An options appraisal for the whole site has been carried out by Ashford Borough Council with funding from Historic England.

Palace Farmhouse, Market Place, Charing - Ashford
© Historic England

Site Details

  • Designated Site Name: PALACE FARMHOUSE
  • Heritage Category: Listed Building grade I
  • List Entry Number: 1070756
  • Local Planning Authority: Ashford
  • Site Type: Domestic > Residential building


  • Building Name: Palace Farmhouse
  • Street Name: Market Place
  • County: Kent
  • District / Borough: Ashford
  • Parish: Charing
  • Parliamentary Constituency: Ashford
  • Region: South East

Assessment Information

  • Assessment Type: Building or structure
  • Condition: Poor
  • Occupancy / Use: Part occupied/part in use
  • Priority: C - Slow decay; no solution agreed
  • Previous Priority: C
  • Ownership: Private
  • Designation: Listed Building grade I, SM, CA