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Harpole, Detling

Description: Harpole

Grade: II
Date Listed: 21 June 1977
English Heritage Building ID: 173633

OS Grid Reference: TQ7858558306
OS Grid Coordinates: 578585, 158306
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2959, 0.5601

Location: Detling, Kent ME14 3ET

Locality: Detling
Local Authority: Maidstone Borough Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: ME14 3ET

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Listing Text

(west side)

5/125 Harpole

House. C15 and C18. In 4 sections. Right section: C15. A
fragment. Timber framed with cement rendering and plain tile
roof. 2 storeys, first floor jettied to front and rear.
Roof hipped to right and now gabled to left. Multiple brick
ridge stack at left end. One unglazed first-floor window.
Lean-to at right end with small projecting stack. Left and
central sections: C18, with earlier fragment at right end.
Painted brick with plain tile roof, right end possibly
with timber-framed core. Set much lower than jettied section.
2 storeys. Roof gabled to left but with lean-to roof forming
hip half way down gable. At right end, towards junction with
jettied section, short section of relatively steeply pitched
roof with ridge only slightly lower than that of jettied end.
Rear elevation of this section now cement rendered, flush with
plane of jetty. Front elevation encased by brick of left
section. Projecting stone stack to left gable end. Irregular
fenestration of 2-light first-floor casements, 3 ground-floor
casements with segmental heads. Plank door in lean-to at
left end. Rear wing to centre of rear elevation. Late C18.
Painted brick. 2 storeys with dentilled eaves cornice,
roof hipped to rear. Brick stack towards rear end. 2 two-
light casements and single-storey lean-to to north elevation.

Listing NGR: TQ7858558306

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Source: English Heritage

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