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Little Horden, Goudhurst

Description: Little Horden

Grade: II
Date Listed: 22 June 1989
English Heritage Building ID: 169547

OS Grid Reference: TQ7559340316
OS Grid Coordinates: 575593, 140316
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1352, 0.5084

Location: Goudhurst, Kent TN17 2NE

Locality: Goudhurst
Local Authority: Tunbridge Wells Borough Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: TN17 2NE

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Listing Text

TQ 74 SE
2/197 Little Horden
House. Circa 1600, altered and extended C18. Timber-framed and clad with red and
blue chequered brick on ground floor and tile hung on 1st floor, with plain tiled
roof. Two storeys and garret on English Bond brick plinth with pilaster butt-
resses to corbelled cornice to 1st floor, with moulded wooden eaves cornice to
swept roof, half-hipped to left, hipped to right. The end right window bay a
later rebuilding. Tall, moulded stack to rear centre left. Originally regular
fenestration of 2 three light wooden casement on each floor, with central 2 light
on 1st floor, and central door of 6 panels with hipped hood. Single casement on
1st floor to right, and paired casements on ground floor. Catslide outshot to
rear. Interior: tongue-stopped chamfered spine beams and chamfered gunstock-
jowled main posts to frame, originally eccentrically braced. Clasped purlin roof,
with alterations, the original roof with raised-cruck like principal rafters.
Some early plank and muntin doors survive.

Listing NGR: TQ7559340316

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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