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Scragged Oak Farmhouse, Detling

Description: Scragged Oak Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 July 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 173643

OS Grid Reference: TQ8048761157
OS Grid Coordinates: 580487, 161157
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3209, 0.5888

Location: Scragged Oak Road, Detling, Kent ME14 3HJ

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

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Listing Text

(east side)

2/135 Scragged Oak Farmhouse


House. Mid C17. Timber-framed with rendered infilling, left
gable end weatherboarded. Plain tile roof. 2 storeys.
Symmetrical front of 3 timber-framed bays with 8 full-height
posts; one at each end, one half way across each end bay,
one either side of the central bay, and, within the central bay, one
about one foot from the posts at either end of it. 2 tension
braces to each end bay on first floor, curving towards centre of
building; one to the half bay post and one to the end post of
the central bay on each side. Relatively closely-spaced studs
of slight scantling. Roof hipped at left end. Stack in front
slope of roof toleft end of central bay. C20 panelled door
in C20 brick porch at left gable end. Rear brick lean-to at
right end and timber-framed lean-to with flint extension at
left end. Concrete Datestone in C20 brick gable end, to right,
1655. Interior: Exposed beams and posts. Tie-beams formerly
braced. Roof with raked queen-posts or struts partially exposed.

Listing NGR: TQ8048761157

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Source: English Heritage

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