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A Grade II* Listed Building in Borden, Kent

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Latitude: 51.3429 / 51°20'34"N

Longitude: 0.6916 / 0°41'29"E

OS Eastings: 587558

OS Northings: 163860

OS Grid: TQ875638

Mapcode National: GBR QRT.MPS

Mapcode Global: VHJM3.XHZX

Entry Name: Olstede

Listing Date: 27 August 1952

Last Amended: 27 November 1984

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1069383

English Heritage Legacy ID: 176049

Location: Borden, Swale, Kent, ME9

County: Kent

District: Swale

Civil Parish: Borden

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

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Listing Text

(south side)

5/19 1 and 2 Oldstede
27.8.52 (formerly listed as Oldstede)

House, now 2 houses. C15 and C17 dated 1613. Timber framed and
exposed with plaster infill and plain tiled roofs. To right: C15
large panelled framing with arched bracing, 3 framed bays. Two
storeys and hipped roof with catslide outshot to right. Irregular
fenestration of C20 wood mullioned windows and board door to left.
To left: C17 close-studded and jettied cross-wing. Two storeys and
garret. Oriel windows to ground and first floors, and garret window
on carved brackets. Stack to rear. The jettied gable bresummer
bears inscription: BTA 1613. Interior: Staircase of c. 1613.
1 flight winder and landing with carved newel posts. Two stone
chimney pieces of c. 1613 - downstairs with 3 carved panels surrounded
by strapwork and damasque work supported on pilasters either side
of fireplace and with cornice over. Upstairs of 2 panels with
semi-circular fans over, with blirdbalusters and cornice over.
(See Marshall Harvey, Sketchbook 1908).

Listing NGR: TQ8755863860

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