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Link House

A Grade II* Listed Building in Egerton, Kent

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Latitude: 51.1926 / 51°11'33"N

Longitude: 0.7144 / 0°42'52"E

OS Eastings: 589768

OS Northings: 147207

OS Grid: TQ897472

Mapcode National: GBR QTS.1H6

Mapcode Global: VHKKC.B9K3

Entry Name: Link House

Listing Date: 17 September 1952

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1071518

English Heritage Legacy ID: 180830

Location: Egerton, Ashford, Kent, TN27

County: Kent

District: Ashford

Civil Parish: Egerton

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

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Listing Text

Link House
TQ 84 NE 9/28 17.9.52
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

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

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