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Great Sheephurst Farmhouse, Collier Street

Description: Great Sheephurst Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 23 March 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 174690

OS Grid Reference: TQ7253643838
OS Grid Coordinates: 572536, 143838
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1678, 0.4665

Location: Sheephurst Lane, Marden, Kent TN12 9NT

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

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Listing Text

(south-west side)

3/34 Great Sheephurst


Farmhouse. Early-to-mid C18. Ground floor chequered red and grey
brick, first floor tile-hung. Plain tile roof. Built at right-angles
to road. Lobby entry plan of 3 timber-framed bays and stack bay; one
two-bay room to left of stack and one single-bay room to right. 2
storeys, on rendered plinth. Half-hipped roof. Red and grey brick
ridge stack to right of centre. Irregular fenestration of 3
casements; one two-light and one three-light to left of stack, and
one three-light to right. Ribbed door under open timber-framed porch
beneath stack. Single-storey brick addition with gabled plain-tile
roof to left, set back from gable end. Two-storey two-bay rear lean-
to to right, with painted brick ground floor, tile-hung first floor
and slate roof. Single-storey rear lean-to to left. Interior:
chamfered cross-beam to left ground-floor room. Exposed framing to
first floor, with shouldered gunstock-jowled and shaped jowled posts
and straight bracing.

Listing NGR: TQ7341643145

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Source: English Heritage

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