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Great Tong, Headcorn

Description: Great Tong

Grade: II
Date Listed: 26 April 1968
English Heritage Building ID: 174329

OS Grid Reference: TQ8323146487
OS Grid Coordinates: 583231, 146487
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1882, 0.6206

Location: Headcorn, Kent TN27 9PP

Locality: Headcorn
Local Authority: Maidstone Borough Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: TN27 9PP

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Listing Text

TQ 84 NW (South side)
26.4.68 Great Tong


Farmhouse. C16 or earlier, with later additions and alterations. Mid-to-late
C19 facade. Timber framed. Ground floor chequered red and grey brick in
Flemish bond, banded plain and fishscale tiles to first floor. Plain tile roof.
2 storeys. Roof hipped with gablets. Slender projecting stack to left end.
2 rear stacks towards centre and brick ridge stack towards right end. Irregular
fenestration of 8 sashes; six 6-pane and two 2-pane (5 grouped towards centre).
2 canted bays to ground floor with ogee leaded roofs, and three 6-pane sashes.
Central half-glazed and panelled door with flat bracketed hood. Rear lean-to
to left. Rear wing towards right, with multiple brick ridge stack. Interior
not inspected, but said to contain smoke bay.

Listing NGR: TQ8323146487

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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