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Barn About 5 Metres North of Mathurst Farmhouse, Staplehurst

Description: Barn About 5 Metres North of Mathurst Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 25 March 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 174569

OS Grid Reference: TQ7726240819
OS Grid Coordinates: 577262, 140819
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1392, 0.5325

Location: Goudhurst Road, Staplehurst, Kent TN12 0HQ

Locality: Staplehurst
Local Authority: Maidstone Borough Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: TN12 0HQ

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Listing Text

TQ 74 SE (West side)

3/102 Barn about 5
metres north
of Mathurst


Barn. Early-to-mid C17. Timber framed, weatherboarded, with plain
tile roof. 3 timber-framed bays, built at right-angles to road.
Hipped roof with gablets. Lean-to to each side and each gable end.
Boarded central porch with hipped plain-tile roof, rising from north
aisle. Interior: gunstock-jowled posts. Clasped purlin roof with
diminishing principal rafters and with vertical queen-struts to
collars. Edge-halved scarf joint to wall-plate. Tension braces to
original barn walls. Plastered daub infilling above midrail in one
place. Included for group value.

Listing NGR: TQ7726240819

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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