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Latitude: 51.3116 / 51°18'41"N
Longitude: 0.7847 / 0°47'4"E
OS Eastings: 594174
OS Northings: 160619
OS Grid: TQ941606
Mapcode National: GBR RTN.M79
Mapcode Global: VHKJT.K96D
Entry Name: Lynsted Court
Listing Date: 27 August 1952
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1069274
English Heritage Legacy ID: 176306
Location: Lynsted with Kingsdown, Swale, Kent, ME9
Civil Parish: Lynsted with Kingsdown
Built-Up Area: Lynsted
Traditional County: Kent
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent
TQ 96 SW LYNSTED TOLL LANE
2/96 Lynsted Court
Hall house, now house. C15 and c.1600. Timber framed and close-studded
with plaster and painted brick nogging infill, and plain tiled roof.
Ceiled 2 bay hall with screens passage and projecting porch, and 2
projecting end wingsadded c.1600. Two storeys on flint and brick plinth.
Gabled wings left and right jettied with moulded bresummers and carved
and moulded bargeboards, and ornamental bracing in right gable. Hipped
main roof at end right. Irregular fenestration of oriel window in left
gable and 4-light bay window on ground floor, 1 three-light oriel to centre,
with 1 wood casement and 3 wood casements on ground floor, and oriel on
ground floor. Boarded door in 2-storey projecting porch, jettied at first
floor and gabled. Door of 6 raised and fielded panels in gabled porch in 1
storey brick extension at end left. Interior: hall now ceiled in (the
house once 3 cottages), but 2 arched doorways in screens passage to
service wing (right end) still visible; plaster ceiling of octagonal and
rectangular panels. Formerly known as Seward's. (See B.O.E. Kent II,
1983, 379; Marshall Harvey sketch book, m.s 1916).
Listing NGR: TQ9417460619
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