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Anchor House

A Grade II Listed Building in Lynsted, Kent

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Latitude: 51.3131 / 51°18'46"N

Longitude: 0.7861 / 0°47'9"E

OS Eastings: 594262

OS Northings: 160790

OS Grid: TQ942607

Mapcode National: GBR RTN.MJN

Mapcode Global: VHKJT.K8X8

Plus Code: 9F328Q7P+6C

Entry Name: Anchor House

Listing Date: 27 August 1952

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1106236

English Heritage Legacy ID: 176276

Location: Lynsted with Kingsdown, Swale, Kent, ME9

County: Kent

District: Swale

Civil Parish: Lynsted with Kingsdown

Built-Up Area: Lynsted

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

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(south side)

2/66 Anchor House

Hall house sometime Ye Olde Anchor Inn. C16 with C20 additions. Timber
framed with exposed close-studding, underbuilt with painted brick; painted
brick extension. Plain and fish-scale tiled roof. Original plan of hall
house with 2 projecting wings, that to right destroyed by bombing during
World War II, replaced by C20 brick extension. Two storeys on plinth with
projecting hipped wing to left and overhanging eaves on brackets to centre.
Hipped roof with gablets, stepped up to right. Central stack. Irregular
fenestration of mullioned windowswith sidelights to left and 2 wood casements
on first floor and 2 wood casements on ground floor. Doorway originally
to screens passage to centre left, with solid spandrels cut and reversed
from single tree; iron-studded part repaired door, probably from Lynsted
Lodge, with embattled bressumer over, and 2 engaged and moulded boutels
over. Interior: crown post roof,embattled dais and screens passage beams.
Inner door of ogee outline. (See Arch. Cant. LV, 1942).

Listing NGR: TQ9423460813

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