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Lashenden Farmhouse, Frittenden

Description: Lashenden Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 22 June 1989
English Heritage Building ID: 169351

OS Grid Reference: TQ8466540898
OS Grid Coordinates: 584665, 140898
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1376, 0.6383

Location: Frittenden, Kent TN27 8LF

Locality: Frittenden
Local Authority: Tunbridge Wells Borough Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: TN27 8LF

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Listing Text

TQ 84 SW
3/2 Lashenden Farmhouse
House. C16 or earlier, extended and altered C16/C17 and C20. Timber framed and
exposed with plaster infill on red brick around floor in part in English Bond.
Plain tiled roof. Four framed bay lobby entry (originally hall?). House extended
by additional 2 bays. Two storeys with roof hipped with large gablet to left and
half-hipped to right with stack cluster to centre left, and to rear. Irregular
fenestration of leaded wooden casements, 5 on first floor with 4 light coved oriel
to centre, and 3 to ground floor with C20 plank and stud door to end right with
4 centred arched surround. Principal entrance in rear elevation, with catslide
roof, and C20 pentize/porch. The narrow framed bay into which the main stack is
set indicates the original entry position. Interior: chamfered beams throughout,
several early mullioned (diamond-set) windows and shutter grooves, chamfered
inglenook bressummer. Turner baluster dogleg stair and contemporary (ie early C18)
panelled door. Main range with clasped purlin roof with crown post truss taken
up to ridge, as a king post, to left end bay. Queen post roof to additional right
hand bays.

Listing NGR: TQ8149241035

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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