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Beechin House, Marden

Description: Beechin House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 23 March 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 174679

OS Grid Reference: TQ7341643145
OS Grid Coordinates: 573416, 143145
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1613, 0.4787

Location: Sheephurst Lane, Marden, Kent TN12 9NT

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

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Listing Text

(north side)

3/23 Beechin House


Formerly public house, now house. Late C16 or early C17, possibly
with earlier core. Early C18 and early C19 alterations. Timber
framed. Ground floor painted brick to front, exposed broadly-spaced
studding with rendered infilling to right gable end. First floor
hung with plain tiles to front, thick bands of plain and fishscale
tiles to right gable end. Plain tile roof. 2 storeys and garret on
rendered plinth. Half-hipped roof. Multiple brick ridge stack
towards right end dated 170(-). Slender projecting brick stack to
left gable end. Irregular fenestration of 4 two-light wooden
casements; three to left and one to right of stack. Right gable end
has one shallow five-light ovolo-moulded-mullioned oriel window with
moulded head protected by shallow plain-tiled pentice, and with cill
on shaped bracket, to each floor. Ribbed door under stack. Blocked
doorway, now window, under second window from left. Narrow C19
parallel rear range to left with painted brick ground floor, tile-
hung first floor and gabled plain-tile roof. Interior not inspected.
Formerly The Beech Inn.

Listing NGR: TQ7341643145

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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