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Upper Otterpool

A Grade II Listed Building in Lympne, Kent

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Latitude: 51.0865 / 51°5'11"N

Longitude: 1.0158 / 1°0'56"E

OS Eastings: 611307

OS Northings: 136240

OS Grid: TR113362

Mapcode National: GBR SYZ.ZJY

Mapcode Global: FRA F607.X5Y

Entry Name: Upper Otterpool

Listing Date: 29 December 1966

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1061110

English Heritage Legacy ID: 175579

Location: Lympne, Shepway, Kent, TN25

County: Kent

District: Shepway

Civil Parish: Lympne

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

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Listing Text

(South side)

3/3 Upper Otterpool

Farmhouse, now house. Late C16 or early C17 with later alterations.
limber framed. Front elevation of main range small blocks of roughly
coursed stone with brick dressings. Ground floor of wing uncoursed
stone, first floor red brick in Flemish bond. Rear elevation of main
range and first floor of wing red brick in English bond. Plain tile
roof. Main range of 3 timber-framed bays and entrance passage, with
2-bay cross-wing projecting slightly to rear to right. 2 storeys.
Stone plinth to main range. Hipped roof, right hip returning. Brick
stack towards top of left hip. Multiple brick ridge stack to junction
of main range and wing. Irregular fenestration of 5 windows; one late
C20 six-pane fixed light to left end and four 16-pane sashes, that to
wing in altered opening. Ground-floor windows with segmental heads,
one in blocked doorway beneath stack. Small chamfered rectangular stone
window to rear of wing. Late C20 door to left of centre. 2-storey
red brick lean-to to left. Interior: Moulded ground-floor beams. 3
moulded wooden doorways in entrance passage, possibly re-set. Moulded
brick fireplace to left end first floor. Small quantity C17 panelling
to first floor. Covered wall painting.

Listing NGR: TR1130736240

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