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Barn About 40 Metres North East of Henhurst Farmhouse, Staplehurst

Description: Barn About 40 Metres North East of Henhurst Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 25 March 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 174629

OS Grid Reference: TQ7810942414
OS Grid Coordinates: 578109, 142414
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1533, 0.5454

Location: Pinnock Lane, Staplehurst, Kent TN12 0HD

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

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Listing Text

TQ 74 SE (North side)

3/159 Barn about 40
metres north-
east of Henhurst


Barn. Later C17 or early C18. Timber framed, weatherboarded. Plain
tile roof. 5 timber-framed bays, with possibly integral rear lean-to.
Half-hipped roof. Full-height double doors to rear (east). Porch with
boarded sides, hipped plain tile roof, and full-height double doors,
rising from front lean-to. Interior: gunstock jowls to principal posts.
Roof of closely-staggered butt purlins immediately below collars.
Intermediate collars towards gable ends. Most of original studding
and tension-braces survive. Splayed-and-tabled and edge-halved scarf
joints to wall-plates. Boarding across end of lean-to to south side of
porch dated 1755 and 1769. Henhurst Farmhouse not listed.

Listing NGR: TQ7812543568

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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