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Langley Corner Farmhouse, Langley

Description: Langley Corner Farmhouse

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 20 October 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 174111

OS Grid Reference: TQ8094251816
OS Grid Coordinates: 580942, 151816
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2368, 0.5906

Location: Leeds Road, Langley, Langley Heath, Kent ME17 1TD

Locality: Langley
Local Authority: Maidstone Borough Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: ME17 1TD

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Listing Text

TQ 85 SW
(south side)
2/94 Langley Corner

Farmhouse. C15 with late C16/early C17 alterations. Timber
framed with rendered infilling. Part of ground floor towards
right end replaced with painted brick. Plain tile roof.
Wealden: open hall of 2 slightly unequal-length bays, with
storeyed bay to either end, that to right broader. 2 storeys
and attic on stone plinth. Right and left end bays jettied,
jetties returning on moulded dragon posts. Front elevation and
gable ends close-studded, right gable end with horizontal
moulded fillet half way up first floor. Arch-braced flying wall-
plate. Solid bracket under central tie-beam and under an
apparent tie-beam to centre of left bay of hall. Hipped roof
with gablets. Broad, partly renewed, projecting brick stack on
stone base to left gable end, and brick stack in front slope of
roof to right end of right bay of hall. Dormer to right hip.
Irregular fenestration of 4 windows:- one 3-light wood mullion
window to each outer bay; tall, narrow wooden mullion window of
3 pointed lights between mid-rail and eaves beneath stack;
quadripartite hall window to centre of left bay of hall, each
part of 4 narrow pointed lights. Ribbed and boarded door with
4-centred arched head with hollow spandrels to left end of right
end bay of hall. Rear lean-to. Interior not inspected.

Listing NGR: TQ8094251816

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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