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Gibbon's Place

A Grade II Listed Building in Ightham, Kent

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Latitude: 51.2757 / 51°16'32"N

Longitude: 0.2859 / 0°17'9"E

OS Eastings: 559542

OS Northings: 155429

OS Grid: TQ595554

Mapcode National: GBR MN2.TB2

Mapcode Global: VHHPT.X60D

Plus Code: 9F3277GP+79

Entry Name: Gibbon's Place

Listing Date: 1 August 1952

Last Amended: 3 May 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1204235

English Heritage Legacy ID: 357292

Location: Ightham, Tonbridge and Malling, Kent, TN15

County: Kent

Civil Parish: Ightham

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

Church of England Parish: Ightham St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Rochester

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1/11 (east side)

1.8.52 Gibbon's Place
(formerly listed as
Pump Farm Manor)


House. Circa 1500 hall-house with mid-C16 return wing to right, moved to Ightham from
Benenden in 1935-36. South side. Red brick plinth. Timber-framed with
close-studding and plaster infilling. Plain tiled roof with brick stacks at left-hand
end and stack off-ridge to front at right. Mid-C16 return-gabled projection at right,
jettied on exposed joists and moulded brackets under first and attic floors. Moulded
C16 barge-boards to gable. Two storeys with attic only in gable; irregular
fenestration to left of gable, with 3 casements on first floor and 2 on ground floor.
Boarded and ribbed door with Tudor-arched surround in original screens-passage
position to right. Two oriels on gable and that under first floor jetty very deep.
East side. Timber-framed with close-studding and plaster infilling. Two storeys; 2
window first floor, one window ground floor, casements. North side. Gable to left
with boarded dloor in Tudor-arched surround below. Garage wing to right with
kitchen-yard behind. Interior. C16 fireplace with moulded bressumer in drawing
room. Remains of moulded and crenellated dais beam in C20 stair-well as well as
crown-post on moulded arched tie-beam. C16 fireplace with chamfered bressumer in
dining room.

Listing NGR: TQ5954255429

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