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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: 1071518



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

County: Kent

District: Ashford

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Egerton

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 17-Sep-1952

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 180830

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1. 5272 EGERTON LINK ROAD Link House TQ 84 NE 9/28 17.9.52 II* 2. This is one of the best and most well known examples of a Kentish yeoman's hall-house of Wealden pattern. C15 timber-framed and close-studded building with plaster infilling now colourwashed. The first floor of the end window bays oversails on the protruding ends of the floor joists and brackets. The eaves between overhang on curved braces and a central bracket. Steeply-pitched hipped tiled roof. Casement windows with diamond-shaped or small square leaded panes. Nearly central bay containing a window of 6 lights on ground and first floors, the ground floor one having 2 tiers of lights with wooden mullions and transoms. Pointed wooden doorway. Brick chimney breast on north wall.

Listing NGR: TQ8976847207

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National Grid Reference: TQ 89768 47207


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