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List Entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.


List entry Number: 1068606



The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County: Kent

District: Maidstone

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Boughton Monchelsea

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 25-Jul-1952

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 174483

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2/23 25.7.52 Lychgate


Lychgate. C16 or earlier. Timber framed, with plain tile roof. 2 timber- framed bays. Gabled. 3 trusses. Chamfered posts un-jowled but with upstands to top, and jowled to bases. Cambered chamfered tie-beams with short solid-spandrel braces. Similar braces to wall-plates. Moulded octagonal crown-post with head braces, to central truss. 2 outer crown-posts plain, with head and foot-braces. Collar purlin and wall-plates extend beyond the end trusses by about 2 rafters. Gable end collars have king struts above. Cusped bargeboards. Side walls open above midrails, boarded below, with continuous seat. Ground-cills on stone plinths. A relatively uncommon survival in this area.

Listing NGR: TQ7692749528

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National Grid Reference: TQ 77094 49920


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