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Barn About 50 Metres North West of Old Timbers, Marden

Description: Barn About 50 Metres North West of Old Timbers

Grade: II
Date Listed: 23 March 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 174698

OS Grid Reference: TQ7242848056
OS Grid Coordinates: 572428, 148056
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2057, 0.4670

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

(south-west side)

1/41 Barn about 50
metres north-west
of Old Timbers


Barn. Late C16 or early C17, with later C17, and C18 additions.
Timber framed, weatherboarded, on stone plinth. Plain tile roof. 3
timber-framed bays of the late C16 or early C17, with central
midstrey. One later C17 bay added to right and two C18 bays added to
left. Hipped roof. Low weatherboarded porch to front, with hipped
roof and double doors. Single rear door. Single-storey
weatherboarded addition to right with hipped roof, and single-storey
addition to left. Lean-to to left of porch and towards right end.
Interior: late C16 or early C17 section has chamfered gunstock-
jowled posts, arch-braced tie-beams, and clasped purlin roof with
diminishing principal rafters, vertical queen-struts to collars, and
windbraces to midstrey bay only. One tension brace to each bay above
midrail. Clasped-purlin common-rafter roof to later C17 bay. Left
gable-end wall-plates and tie-beams in same plane. Unjowled posts,
clasped-purlin roof with diminishing principal rafters and no queen
struts to two left bays. Old Timbers not listed.

Listing NGR: TQ7242848056

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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