Codhall / Godhall

20 Jun 2002
Codhall, Brenzett, Shepway, Kent, TN29 0EG
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Godhall, Brenzett, Shepway, Kent, TN29 0EG
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This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.


6/7 Godhall (formerly listed as Codhall) 9.6.59 II

Farmhouse. Late C16 with late C18 facade, restored in late C20.

Timber framed. Ground floor weatherboarded, first floor tile-hung.

Plain tile roof. 5 timber-framed bays, floored from beginning through- out; 2-bay hall, with single-bay room to right of it and single bay containing stack and cross-passage to left. Single bay at left end of house (to left of cross-passage) divided axially into two rooms. First floor differently divided. 2 storeys and attic on brick plinth. Hipped roof, with gablet to right. Multiple brick ridge stack in front slope of roof towards left end and slender projecting stack at left end.

Irregular fenestration of four 3-light casements, C20 ribbed door immediately to left of stack. Interior: exposed timbers. 3 four- centred arched ground-floor doorways; 2 service doorways with hollow spandrels and one parlour doorway with scrolls to spandrels, none in original position. 3 first-floor doorways with plain dropped heads, one next to original window cill in right gable end. Evidence for stairs behind stack, against rear wall. Original partitions. 4-lights of an 8-light frieze window with ogee mullions, in rear wall of hall. Clasped purlin roof with principal rafters trenched over purlins, cambered collars with vertical queen-struts, intermediate collars, and ogee windbraces.

Listing NGR: TR0005028707


This is part of the Series: IOE\Mount_Vernon IOE Records for Mount, Vernon; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England


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Photographer: Mount, Vernon

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Tile, Timber, Weatherboard, Tudor Farmhouse, Elizabethan Domestic, Agricultural Dwelling, Dwelling, House, Agriculture And Subsistence, Farm Building, Agricultural Building, Timber Framed House, Monument <By Form>, Timber Framed Building