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Abbey Farmhouse, Boxley

Description: Abbey Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 26 April 1968
English Heritage Building ID: 173564

OS Grid Reference: TQ7586658806
OS Grid Coordinates: 575866, 158806
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3012, 0.5214

Location: Boarley Lane, Boxley, Kent ME14 3BT

Locality: Boxley
Local Authority: Maidstone Borough Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: ME14 3BT

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Listing Text

(east side)

5/58 Abbey Farmhouse


House. C15 and C18. Left section: possibly C15. Ground floor
now stone, first floor timber framed, with plain tile roof.
2 storeys, on stepped plinth, first floor jettied, roof hipped
with gablet at left end, gabled at right. Small projecting
brick stack at left end. 3 timber-framed-bays, possibly
originally extending to right. One tension brace to each of
2 left bays. Irregular fenestration of four C20 first-floor case-
ments. Right section: C18 or early C19. Rendered, with plain
tile roof. 2 storeys and attics on plinth, with eaves plat band.
Roof lower than that of left section and half-hipped at right
end. 2 small hipped dormers. Irregular fenestration of C20
casements; 3 three-light casements irregularly spaced between
centre and left end and 2 two-light casements between centre
and right end. C19 panelled door off-centre to left, with
lattice work to upper panels, recessed under shallow flat
bracketted hood with dentilled cornice. Rear lean-to.

Listing NGR: TQ7586658806

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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