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Little Tilden, Headcorn

Description: Little Tilden

Grade: II
Date Listed: 26 April 1968
English Heritage Building ID: 174336

OS Grid Reference: TQ8371645591
OS Grid Coordinates: 583716, 145591
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1800, 0.6271

Location: Tilden Road, Headcorn, Kent TN27 9JY

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)

5/108 Little Tilden

Farmhouse. Mid C15 or earlier, with C19 or C20 addition. Timber framed with
plaster infilling. Ground floor of right end bay underbuilt in red and grey
brick, ground floor of added left bay red brick in stretcher bond. Plain
tile roof. Wealden of 4 timber-framed bays, with slightly unequal-length
hall bays and C19 or C20 addition to left. 2 storeys and attic. Broadly-
spaced studding. Arch braces and tension braces. Left end bay of Wealden
jettied on solid bracket. Solid spandrel braces to flying wallplate and
solid bracket under central tie. Roof hipped, with gablet to right. Rear
stack to added left end bay. Multiple brick ridge stack to right end of left
hall bay. Brick stack to right end. Dormer to right hip. Irregular
fenestration of 5 casements; one 4-light, two 3-light and two 2-light. Durns
to left end of left hall bay, with C20 ribbed door. C20 lean-to to left.
Interior not inspected.

Listing NGR: TQ8371645591

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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