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Washenden Manor

A Grade II Listed Building in Biddenden, Kent

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Latitude: 51.1137 / 51°6'49"N

Longitude: 0.6611 / 0°39'40"E

OS Eastings: 586361

OS Northings: 138306

OS Grid: TQ863383

Mapcode National: GBR QVN.5Z6

Mapcode Global: VHJN8.D8WK

Entry Name: Washenden Manor

Listing Date: 9 August 1979

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1299912

English Heritage Legacy ID: 180147

Location: Biddenden, Ashford, Kent, TN27

County: Kent

Civil Parish: Biddenden

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

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Listing Text

5272 Washenden Manor
TQ 83 NE 4/139
C16 or earlier timber-framed building with plaster infilling in the north-east
wall but otherwise refronted with red brick and grey headers on the ground
floor and tile hung above. Two storeys and attics. Half-hipped tiled roof
with 2 gabled dormers. Four casement windows with small square leaded panes.
Pentice to rear of roof and L wing of sheds added. The moat surrounding the
house survives intact. This was one of the original manors of Biddenden and
a court was held here. The manor was originally held by Battle Abbey.

Listing NGR: TQ8636138306

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

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