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Shear Farmhouse, Goudhurst

Description: Shear Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 22 June 1989
English Heritage Building ID: 169573

OS Grid Reference: TQ7231439508
OS Grid Coordinates: 572314, 139508
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1289, 0.4612

Location: B2079, Goudhurst, Kent TN17 1JR

Locality: Goudhurst
Local Authority: Tunbridge Wells Borough Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: TN17 1JR

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Listing Text

TQ 73 NW (west side)

Shear Farmhouse
House. Circa 1600. Timber framed and tile hung and infilled and refaced with
red brick on ground floor. Two cell-lobby entry plan with outshot. Two storeys
and garrett with half-hipped roof and central cluster of 3 flues. Regular fene-
stration of 2 three light wooden casements on each floor with boarded door off-
centre to right. Catslide outshot to rear. Interior: Base of central stack
constructed of sandstone, with newel stair against its rear side. The building
was stripped of this at time of survey, its structure fully exposed, prior to
re-cladding and extension.

Listing NGR: TQ7231439508

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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