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Knowle Hill Farmhouse, Ulcombe

Description: Knowle Hill Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 26 April 1968
English Heritage Building ID: 174205

OS Grid Reference: TQ8588349262
OS Grid Coordinates: 585883, 149262
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2123, 0.6600

Location: Ulcombe, Kent ME17 1ES

Locality: Ulcombe
Local Authority: Maidstone Borough Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: ME17 1ES

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Listing Text

TQ 84 NE
Knowle Hill
(formerly listed as
26.4.68 Knowle Hill Fruit

Farmhouse. C17 or earlier, with early-to-mid C19 facade. Timber
framed. Ground floor clad with small blocks of evenly coursed
stone with brick dressings, first floor with red brick in Flemish
bond. Tile-hanging and exposed framing to rear elevation. Plain
tile roof. Built at right-angles to road. 2 storeys on stone
plinth. Roof hipped to left. Slender brick stack to left end
and broad multiple brick ridge stack with corbelled top, off-centre
to right. Irregular fenestration of 4 windows; three 16-pane
glazing-bar sashes of different sizes, and one tripartite sash,
all in open boxes. Ground floor windows have segmental relieving
arches. Boarded door towards left end and half-glazed door
beneath stack, the latter up 7 steps, both with flat bracketted
hoods. Brick lean-to to left. Stone lean-to to right
incorporating re-used durns. Right gable end has braces curved
beneath rafters to suggest wagon roof. Interior not inspected.

Listing NGR: TQ8588349262

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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