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16 and 18, Wheeler Street, Headcorn

Description: 16 and 18, Wheeler Street

Grade: II
Date Listed: 5 August 1981
English Heritage Building ID: 174344

OS Grid Reference: TQ8400744122
OS Grid Coordinates: 584007, 144122
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1667, 0.6305

Location: Bramleys, Headcorn, Kent TN27 9SP

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

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Listing Text

TQ 8344 & TQ84 SW (South side)

10/116 & 7/116 Nos 16 and 18
5.8.1981 (Formerly listed as
the Old Barn)


House. formerly barn, now house row. Early C15, with alterations of 1980s.
Timber framed. Ground floor red brick in Flemish bond. Exposed framing
with rendered infilling to first floor. Plain tile roof. Wealden of 4
timber-framed bays. Front wall of hall bays moved out at later date, and
jetties of end bays underbuilt, to form flush facade. 2 storeys on brick
plinth. Broadly spaced studding, with tension braces to end bays. Left bay
of hall subdivided. Diagonal cross of 2 curved braces to right section of
left hall bay. Hipped C20 roof. Rear stack to left and ridge stack towards
right end. Irregular fenestration of four C20 diamond mullioned casement
windows. C20 ribbed door within early C15 durns to left end of hall. C20
ribbed door to right end of right hall bay. Lean-to to left. Interior not
inspected. (R.C.H.M. report 1982).

Listing NGR: TQ8400544122

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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