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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: 1070756



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

County: Kent

District: Ashford

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Charing

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: I

Date first listed: 14-Feb-1967

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 180769

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Reasons for Designation

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1. 5272 CHARING MARKET PLACE Palace Farmhouse TQ 9549 22/4 14.2.67 I 2. C13 altered C16 and C18. 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 building is L-shaped. Three storeys, ground and 1st floors stone rubble and flints, 2nd floor red brick, all 3 with long and short ashlar quoins. Hipped tiled roof. One early C16 window of 2 lights, with 4 centred heads and dripstone over. The other windows are C18 sash or casement windows of many panes. To the east is a further recessed wing of 2 storeys and one window wholly faced with brick with one window with 4-centred head. At the south-west angle is a portion of a ruined wall containing a pointed doorway. Date tablet of 1586 above window by south-east angle.

Listing NGR: TQ9543549428

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National Grid Reference: TQ 95416 49446


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