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Description: Tongswood Farmhouse with Walled Fore Yard
Date Listed: 22 June 1989
English Heritage Building ID: 169805
OS Grid Reference: TQ7765330971
OS Grid Coordinates: 577653, 130971
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0506, 0.5333
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HAWKHURST WATER LANE
TQ 7630-7730 (east side)
17/454 Tongswood Farmhouse with
House. C17 or earlier. Timber framed and weather-boarded on brick and stone
base, with tile hung rear wing on standstone ground floor. Plain tiled roofs.
Lobby-entry plan. Two storeys with plinth and roof half-hipped to left, with
stacks to centre left and at end right. Three leaded wooden casements of 4 lights
on each floor with 2 lights to centre left over door of 6 raised and fielded
panels with flat hood on brackets. Basement opening in brick lined open passage-
way to left return. Catslide outshot to rear, and 2-storey rear wing with half-
hipped roof. Projecting to the front and enclosing the front garden is a brick
wall, about 3 feet high, with buttresses, rounded corners and coping bricks.
Listing NGR: TQ7765330971
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Source: English Heritage
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