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Barn About 15 Metres East of Church Farmhouse, Broomfield and Kingswood

Description: Barn About 15 Metres East of Church Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 18 December 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 174029

OS Grid Reference: TQ8387352441
OS Grid Coordinates: 583873, 152441
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2415, 0.6329

Locality: Broomfield and Kingswood
Local Authority: Maidstone Borough Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: ME17 1PT

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Listing Text

(east side)
2/12 Barn about 15 metres
east of Church

House, now barn. 15th or early 16th century, altered or re-assembled
in 19th century. Timber framed. Right end of front elevation and
ground floor of left end re-built in stone between principal posts.
19th century red brick in Flemish bond between exposed posts to
centre of ground floor. Left three-quarters of first floor weather-
boarded. Plain tile roof. 4 timber-framed bays; 2-bay open area with
storeyed bay to right end [largely re-built] and possibly also to left
[re-built in 19th century]. 2 storeys with hipped roof. Two 9-pane
fixed lights to first floor. First floor door within weatherboarded
section, towards right end, with single door on ground floor beneath.
Double doors towards left end of ground floor. Lean-to to left end.
Interior: exposed framing to first floor. Gunstock-jowled posts.
Cambered central tie-beams with mortices for arch braces, evidence
for fillet, and 3 central peg-holes for crown-post. Re-assembled
smoke-blackened rafters over one bay; roof otherwise largely 19th
century. Replaced studding. Tension braces. Shown on 1843 tithe

Listing NGR: TQ8387352441

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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