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Mile Bush Farmhouse, Marden

Description: Mile Bush Farmhouse

Grade: II
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

Location: St Ann's Green Lane, Marden, Kent TN12 9DF

Locality: Marden
Local Authority: Maidstone Borough Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: TN12 9DF

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Listing Text

(south side)

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 .
17 15
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

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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