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Elmstone Hole Farmhouse, Lenham

Description: Elmstone Hole Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 24 April 1968
English Heritage Building ID: 173879

OS Grid Reference: TQ8693849898
OS Grid Coordinates: 586938, 149898
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2177, 0.6754

Location: Elmstone Hole Road, Lenham, Kent ME17 2AJ

Locality: Lenham
Local Authority: Maidstone Borough Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: ME17 2AJ

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Listing Text

TQ 84 NE (north side)
Elmstone Hole

6/144 Elmstone Hole Farmhouse

Farmhouse. C15. Timber-framed with plaster infilling and plain
tile roof. Wealden with hall of 2 unequal bays and one storeyed bay
at either end. 2 storeys on stone plinth. Right and left end
bays jettied to front with broadly spaced close-studding and large
tension braces. Hall has broad rail, possibly cill of hall window
few feet from base cill. Curved braces to flying wall-plate. Hipped
roof. Brick ridge stack off-centre to right (in smaller bay of
hall). Irregular fenestration of 5 windows with leaded lights;
2 single-light mullioned casements to left end bay, one 5-light ovolo-
moulded mullion window to left bay of hall, one 2-light mullion
window to right bay of hall, and one 4-light casement to
right end bay. Ribbed door under 4-centred arch with hollow
spandrels, to right end of hall. Lean-to to right. Interior not

Listing NGR: TQ8693849898

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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