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Church Farm Barn, Boughton Monchelsea

Description: Church Farm Barn

Grade: II
Date Listed: 25 March 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 174486

OS Grid Reference: TQ7692749528
OS Grid Coordinates: 576927, 149528
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2175, 0.5320

Location: Church Hill, Boughton Monchelsea, Kent ME17 4BU

Locality: Boughton Monchelsea
Local Authority: Maidstone Borough Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: ME17 4BU

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Listing Text

TQ 74 NE (West side)

2/26 Church Farm Barn


Barn, now house. C17, with C18 cladding, converted to house 1982-83. Timber
framed, clad with red and grey brick. Front elevation of left end bay clad
with buff brick in Flemish bond. Plain tile roof. 5 timber-framed bays,
formerly with central midstrey. Further bay added to south. Front and rear
aisles. 1 1/2 storeys. Half-hipped roof. Gabled porch rising from aisle to
right of centre, with weatherboarded gable, and paned window in place of
doors. Upper storey end lit. Irregular fenestration of 7 windows apart from
porch; one 4-pane light with segmental head to left addition, one 3-light
casement, and 4 vertical slit lights. Further 2-light casement within blocked
doorway to left end. Ribbed door towards right end and ribbed garage doors to
right end. Interior: exposed framing. Long shaped jowls. Arch-braced tie
beams and arcade plates. Clasped-purlin roof with diminishing principal
rafters. Vertical queen-struts to collars. Edge-halved arcade-plate scarf.
High aisle tie-beams. Curved passing shores. Scribed and chiselled carpenters'
marks of same period.

Listing NGR: TQ7692749528

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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