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Horton Manor House

A Grade II Listed Building in Chartham, Canterbury, Kent

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Latitude: 51.257 / 51°15'25"N

Longitude: 1.0291 / 1°1'44"E

OS Eastings: 611453

OS Northings: 155224

OS Grid: TR114552

Mapcode National: GBR TYD.30R

Mapcode Global: VHKK4.SNDS

Plus Code: 9F33724H+QJ

Entry Name: Horton Manor House

Listing Date: 29 June 1982

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1255391

English Heritage Legacy ID: 459618

Location: Chartham, Canterbury, Kent, CT4

County: Kent

District: Canterbury

Civil Parish: Chartham

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

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Listing Text

Horton Manor House
TR 1055 29/740


C15 to early C16 U-shaped two storey timber framed building with C19 extension
between the two wings. C18 and C19 refacing and refurbishment. Faced with C18
red brick and Kent peg tile hanging; some C16 and buff brick in NE wing. Kent
peg tile roof. In NW entrance elevation, from left hand two bays with pyramidal
roof, ground floor of brick with C19 canted bay window with sash lights without
glazing bars; on first floor, two sash windows each three panes wide. Main wing
of NE elevation with gabled brick porch with round-headed arch; plain tile lean-
to roof to right hand over ground floor projection. On first floor, two windows with
glazing bars, the second one four panes wide with thick centre mullion and third
window a triple sash with glazing bars. To right hand, main roof descends low over
lean-to. NE elevation with ground floor of brick with two widely spaced cambered
headed sash windows each three panes wide. First floor tile hung with two flat-
arched sash windows three panes wide. Tall brick stack on ridge. SE elevation with
probably C15 five-light transomed and mullioned window on ground floor at NE end.
Inside, central hall with inserted floor and fine oak roof with two cruciform crown
posts with broach stops supported by large arched tie beams; end wall of hall with
full height exposed timber-framing. Crown post with two braces in NE wing.

Listing NGR: TR1145355224

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

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