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Barn Circa 7 Yards South of Home Farmhouse, Lenham

Description: Barn Circa 7 Yards South of Home Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 December 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 173936

OS Grid Reference: TQ8898150898
OS Grid Coordinates: 588981, 150898
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2260, 0.7051

Location: Boughton Road, Lenham, Kent ME17 2NA

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

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Listing Text

TQ 85 SE (south side)

4/201 Barn circa 7
yards south of Home

Barn. Late C15 or early C16. Timber framed, weatherboarded on
stone plinth with hipped plain tile roof and central C19
louvre. Entrance formerly central, now in left gable end. Interior:
3 bays with aisle to rear. Central bay narrow. Posts on post
plates. Curved braces from principal posts to arcade plate (to
rear) and wall-plate (to front), and to tie-beams. Plain crown
post with 2 curved upward braces and mortices for 2 downward.
Pitch of roof altered in C19. Clasped side purlins and re-using
original rafters. Left end possibly floored at some stage. Lean-
to to right end.

Listing NGR: TQ8898150898

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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