Description: Mile Bush Farmhouse
Date Listed: 23 May 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 174669
OS Grid Reference: TQ7551545916
OS Grid Coordinates: 575515, 145916
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1855, 0.5101
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TQ 74 NE MARDEN BATTLE LANE
2/13 Mile Bush
25.5.67 (formerly listed
as Horlands Farm)
Farmhouse. Circa 1715, with mid-to-late C20 alterations. Ground
floor red and grey brick in Flemish bond, first floor tile-hung.
Ground floor of left gable end has broadly-spaced studding with
brick infilling and lacing pieces. Plain tile roof. Formerly lobby
entry plan of 2 timber-framed bays and central stack bay. 2 storeys
and attic. Ragstone plinth to rear. Boxed eaves. Half-hipped roof.
Central brick ridge stack. Three hipped two-light dormers. Irregular
fenestration of 3 casements; two three-light and central two-light.
Central half-glazed door. Bracketed gabled door hood with coved
plastered soffit and raised decoration with inscription PC .
Central two-storey rear stair turret, increased in height in C20.
Rear lean-to to right and left. Interior: exposed framing. Cut jowls
to principal posts. Curved bracing. Staggered butt purlin roof.
Listing NGR: TQ7551545916
Source: English Heritage
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