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Blue House Farmhouse, Lenham

Description: Blue House Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 December 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 173974

OS Grid Reference: TQ9274253114
OS Grid Coordinates: 592742, 153114
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2446, 0.7601

Location: Otterden, Kent ME13 0BX

Locality: Lenham
Local Authority: Maidstone Borough Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: ME13 0BX

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Listing Text

TQ 95 SW
5/236 Blue House Farmhouse

Farmhouse. C15 core with C17, C18, and C19 alterations. Timber-
framed with C19 red brick ground floor and weatherboarded first-
floor. Right gable end weatherboarded on ground floor, tile-hung on
first floor in C19. Left gable end brick on ground floor, weather-
boarded above. Plain tile roof. Aproximately 3 timber-framed bays
including narrow stackbay originally with further bay(missing)
to right. Right bay probably right end of open hall. Right end
wall, rear wall, and possibly others C15; flooring and chimney C17
left end and dormers C18. 2 storeys on flint plinth with
hipped roof. Central brick ridge stack. 2 hipped dormers. Regular
fenestration of two 3-light casements. Central panelled door
under flat hood. C19 rear lean-to. Interior: partly inspected;
C15 end of hall partition to right with heavy braces. C17, C18
and C19 features. Partly in Otterden Civil Parish.

Listing NGR: TQ9274253114

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Source: English Heritage

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