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Description: Lowland Farm House and Walled Forecourt
Date Listed: 22 June 1989
English Heritage Building ID: 169392
OS Grid Reference: TQ8142039794
OS Grid Coordinates: 581420, 139794
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1287, 0.5914
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FRITTENDEN SAND LANE
TQ 83 NW (south east side)
Lowland Farm House and
House. C16, altered c.1701 and c.1711. Timber framed and clad with red and
blue brick and tile hung on 1st floor, with plain tiled roof. Four framed bay
hall house in origin, now lobby entry, with 3 half-hipped rear wings. Two
storeys on plinth with hipped roof and with moulded and filleted stack cluster
to centre right. Three light and 4 light wooden casements to left on 1st floor
and glazing bar sash to right and 2 light, 3 light wooden casements and glazing
bar sash on ground floor. Door of 4 raised and fielded panels to centre right
with flat cornice hood and open scrolled brackets. Rear wings with early case-
ments (are still shuttered). Interior: fully framed,. with inglenooks, four
centred arched doorway (to parlour) with indented spandrels. Crown post roof.
Extensions rated 1701 and 1711. Walled forecourt, C18. The walls of red brick
about 3 feet high and regularly buttressed, running about 15 yards before the
house, and some 50 yards along the roadside, with corner piers, and C19 metal
gate to centre.
Listing NGR: TQ8142039794
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Source: English Heritage
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