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Fairbourne Manor, Harrietsham

Description: Fairbourne Manor

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 December 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 173767

OS Grid Reference: TQ8611651255
OS Grid Coordinates: 586116, 151255
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2301, 0.6643

Locality: Harrietsham
Local Authority: Maidstone Borough Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: ME17 1LN

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Listing Text

TQ 85 SE (east side)

4/34 Fairbourne Manor

House. First half C17, with early and mid C20 additions. Probably
timber-framed core. Garden front: coursed stone with brick dressings
and plain tile roof. Lobby entry, 4 bays at right angles to road.
2 storeys. Roof hipped to left and abuts C20 wing to right.
Multiple brick ridge stack to centre. Large stack with stone base
and English bond above, within left gable end. Irregular fenestration
of 4 windows; 4-light and one 5-light leaded casements and one
2-storey C20 leaded stair window to right. Ribbed door beneath
stack. Wing to right probably circa 1910 with higher ridge, and hip
forming part of slope of front range, part merged with short wing
of circa 1945 projecting towards garden. Entrance front: circa 1910.
2 storeys, with basement to right, forming double depth plan
with C17 range. 5 small and one larger gable. Various windows.
Boarded door under flat corniced hood to left of C17 range. Interior:
chamfered beams. Clasped purlin roof with short curved wind braces.

Listing NGR: TQ8600351130

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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