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Snoad Farmhouse, Otterden

Description: Snoad Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 26 April 1968
English Heritage Building ID: 173993

OS Grid Reference: TQ9471455020
OS Grid Coordinates: 594714, 155020
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2611, 0.7894

Location: Otterden, Kent ME13 0DB

Locality: Otterden
Local Authority: Maidstone Borough Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: ME13 0DB

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Listing Text

TQ 95 NW (south side)
2/255 Snoad Farmhouse


Farmhouse. Late C16 and early C17. Timber-framed, now largely painted
brick in Flemish bond, with fragment of tile-hanging beneath central
first-floor window. Plain tile roof. 2 storeys on brick plinth with
remains of broadly-spaced close-studding to first floor. Continuous
jetty to front elevation, originally returning along left end, now
completely underbuilt. Hipped roof. Multiple brick ridge stack
off-centre to left. Irregular fenestration of 6 windows; three 3-
light C19 casements, one to each inland one central, one single light
beneath stack, and 2 small 2-light mullion windows flanking centre,
all with original cills. Latter 2 were probably frieze windows
to a central oriel window, mortices for which remain. Boarded door
towards right end. Close-studded early C17 stair turret to rear behind
stack. C18 or C19 rear lean-to. Interior: Plain original doorheads.
Exposed timbers. Geometric wall-painting, probably contemporary, in
red and yellow ochre on plaster above fireplace in left end
ground floor room. Interior only partly inspected.

Listing NGR: TQ9471455020

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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