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Maypole Thatch

A Grade II* Listed Building in Hoath, Kent

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Latitude: 51.341 / 51°20'27"N

Longitude: 1.1633 / 1°9'47"E

OS Eastings: 620414

OS Northings: 164967

OS Grid: TR204649

Mapcode National: GBR VYR.T32

Mapcode Global: VHLG9.3KVB

Plus Code: 9F3385R7+C8

Entry Name: Maypole Thatch

Listing Date: 14 March 1980

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1343666

English Heritage Legacy ID: 171200

Location: Hoath, Canterbury, Kent, CT3

County: Kent

Civil Parish: Hoath

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

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Listing Text


Maypole Thatch
TR 2064 34/384


Circa 1385 and later. This was originally a 2 bay open-hall and the third
bay was added at a later stage. Timber-framed building with plaster infilling
and diagonal braces on first floor, the ground floor rebuilt in red brick in
the C18. Some close-studding is visible. Steeply-pitched hipped thatched
roof with central chimneystack. Two casement windows. The interior oontains
2 inglenook fireplaces, upright posts with jouls and a crow post roof, having
one moulded octagonal-shaped post and one which has been cut down. Grade II*
as a rare exaaple of a C14 2 bay hall-house.

Listing NGR: TR2041464967

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

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