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Tilden, Headcorn

Description: Tilden

Grade: II
Date Listed: 26 April 1968
English Heritage Building ID: 174334

OS Grid Reference: TQ8361045377
OS Grid Coordinates: 583610, 145377
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1781, 0.6255

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

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Listing Text

TQ 84 NW (East side)

5/106 Tilden


Farmhouse. C15 or early C16, with C16 alterations. Timber framed with
plaster infilling. Right gable end painted brick. Plain tile roof. Wealden
of 4 timber-framed bays, converted to lobby entry plan with continuous jetty.
2 storeys and garret. Continuous jetty on solid brackets, returned to left on
moulded dragon post. Close studded. Remains of moulded fillet half way up
first floor. Steeply-pitched roof hipped to left, half-hipped to right.
Central brick ridge stack. Irregular fenestration of 4 widely-spaced windows;
2 small single-light casements, one 2-light casement, one 8-light mullioned
and transomed window breaking through eaves, with eyebrow dormer over and one
3-light wooden mullioned frieze window with subsidiary mullions. Ribbed door
beneath stack. Interior: not inspected but said to contain moulded crown
post and Warham arms in stained glass.

Listing NGR: TQ8361145374

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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