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Court Lodge, Lenham

Description: Court Lodge

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 December 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 173905

OS Grid Reference: TQ8982652014
OS Grid Coordinates: 589826, 152014
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2357, 0.7178

Location: High Street, Lenham, Kent ME17 2QD

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

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Listing Text

TQ 8952 (east side)

10/170 Court Lodge
Farmhouse. 1672, with much earlier core and early-to-mid C18 and
C19 alterations. Ground floor has thick stone walls, possibly
Medieval. First floor red brick. Facade rendered. Plain tile
roof. Double depth within stone walls. 2 storeys. 4 stacks;
small projecting brick stack to rear of left gable end,
ridge stack off-centre to left, large brick stack to right gable
end and another to rear of right gable end. Irregular fenestration
of 5 windows; 2 glazing-bar sashes to left end, one very small 2-light
casement, 2 juxtaposed sashes with thick glazing bars in same
opening, separated by thick mullion, to left of (ground-floor)
porch and 2 more to right of porch. Rendered, gabled porch with
ogee doorhead, to right of centre. Date 1672 painted on first
floor above porch. Interior: Late C17 internal partitions. Late C17
well staircase with moulded balusters, handrail, and string.
Bolection-moulded fireplace to right end first floor. C18 and C19
features. Re-used rafters with notched and plain lap-joint matrices
form attic joists.

Listing NGR: TQ8983451996

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Source: English Heritage

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