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Reed Place Farmhouse, Marden

Description: Reed Place Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 23 March 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 174696

OS Grid Reference: TQ7270347946
OS Grid Coordinates: 572703, 147946
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2046, 0.4708

Location: Marden, Kent TN12 9SU

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

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Listing Text

(north side)

1/40 Reed Place


Farmhouse, now house pair. Late C17 or early C18. Ground floor red
and grey brick in Flemish bond, first floor tile-hung. Right gable
end has exposed framing with brick infilling and lacing pieces to
ground floor, and weatherboarded first floor. Plain tile roof. Lobby
entry plan of 3 timber-framed bays. 2 storeys and garret on brick
plinth. Half-hipped roof. Multiple red and grey brick ridge stack to
left end of central bay. Irregular fenestration of 3 casements; two
three-light and central two-light. Plain door with rectangular light
under stack. Rear lean-to. Interior: exposed framing. Chamfered axial
beam, bevelled joists, and plain brick fireplace with niche and
wooden bressumer, to right ground-floor room. Similar but smaller
fireplace to left. Rear wall of first-floor room has curved tension
brace and plastered straw daub infilling. Stairs behind stack.
Relatively small gunstock jowls to principal posts. Staggered butt
purlin roof.

Listing NGR: TQ7270347946

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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