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Chart Hall Farmhouse, Chart Sutton

Description: Chart Hall Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 26 April 1968
English Heritage Building ID: 174057

OS Grid Reference: TQ7902448038
OS Grid Coordinates: 579024, 148038
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2035, 0.5613

Location: Green Lane, Chart Sutton, Kent ME17 3ES

Locality: Chart Sutton
Local Authority: Maidstone Borough Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: ME17 3ES

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Listing Text

TQ 74 NE
[south side}
4/40 Chart Hall
26.4.68 (formerly listed
as Chart Bottom

Farmhouse. Early-to-mid C15 or earlier. Timber framed. Ground
floor painted brick, first floor exposed framing. Plain tile
roof. Wealden; 2-bay open hall with right bay sub-divided by full-
height post, and broad storeyed right end bay. 2 storeys and
attics. Broadly-spaced studding. Both principal posts of
central truss have long cut jowls facing right hall bay. Tension
braces to right end bay. Right end bay jettied, jetty formerly
returning. Solid braces to flying wall-plate. Bracket beneath
central tie-beam and beneath an apparent tie-beam to centre of
each hall bay. Roof half-hipped to left, hipped to right.
Multiple brick stack in front slope of roof to left end of right
end bay. Gabled dormer. Irregular fenestration of 5 windows;
two 2-light casements to left hall bay, one 3-light casement and
one 4-light diamond wood mullion windows to right hall bay, and
one 5-light casement to right end bay. Head of tall, narrow
durns to right end of right hall bay. Inserted doorway with
moulded jambs and 4-centred arched head beneath stack. Interior
not inspected.

Listing NGR: TQ7902448038

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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