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Lower Dean's Farmhouse, Harrietsham

Description: Lower Dean's Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 26 April 1968
English Heritage Building ID: 173789

OS Grid Reference: TQ8714754573
OS Grid Coordinates: 587147, 154573
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2596, 0.6808

Location: Harrietsham, Kent ME17 1NR

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

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Listing Text

TQ 85 SE
(west side)
4/56 Lower Dean's Farmhouse
Farmhouse. C15 with C16 addition. Timber framed with rendered
infilling. Ground floor rendered except for small area. Plain tile
roof. Wealden with open hall of 2 roughly equal bays, that to right
subdivided to make cross-passage and storeyed bay to left.
Storeyed bay to right probably separately framed and C16. 2 storeys
on plinth. Right and left end bays jettied, that to left under
built. Curved brace to flying wall-plate on left side, solid
bracket beneath central tie-beam and small curved brace beneath
right end tie-beam of recess. First floor and part of ground floor
close-studded, right end bay with moulded fillet half way up
first floor. Left end bay with vestigial fillet, possibly a repair.
Hipped roof. Central brick stack in front slope of roof and red
brick stack to right end. Irregular fenestration of 5 windows;3-
light and single light casements. Ribbed door to right end of
hall and ribbed door with rectangular leaded light to left end
bay. Interior not inspected.

Listing NGR: TQ8782453862

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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