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Palace Farmhouse

A Grade I Listed Building in Charing, Kent

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Latitude: 51.2108 / 51°12'38"N

Longitude: 0.7964 / 0°47'47"E

OS Eastings: 595416

OS Northings: 149447

OS Grid: TQ954494

Mapcode National: GBR RW0.44J

Mapcode Global: VHKK6.RTDP

Entry Name: Palace Farmhouse

Listing Date: 14 February 1967

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1070756

English Heritage Legacy ID: 180769

Location: Charing, Ashford, Kent, TN27

County: Kent

District: Ashford

Civil Parish: Charing

Built-Up Area: Charing

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

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Listing Text

Palace Farmhouse
TQ 9549 22/4 14.2.67
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

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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