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The Bridge House, Marden

Description: The Bridge House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 23 May 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 174730

OS Grid Reference: TQ7457044562
OS Grid Coordinates: 574570, 144562
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1736, 0.4959

Location: 3 High Street, Marden, Kent TN12 9DP

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

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Listing Text

(south side)

5/72 The Bridge House

House. C17 or earlier, with C19 facade. Probably timber framed.
Rendered. Rear half of right gable end tile-hung. Plain tile roof. 2
storeys. Low rendered plinth. Paired Ionic modillions to flat eaves
soffits, which terminate in moulded wooden eaves cornice. Roof hipped
to left, hip returning to rear, and half-hipped to right. Multiple
red and grey brick ridge stack towards left end, with datestone
illegible at time of re-survey. Projecting brick stack to right gable
end. Regular 4-window front of rectangular two-light casements with
Gothick glazing bars and squared moulded hoodmoulds; one to left and
two to right of stack and one, smaller, beneath stack. Similar
windows to ground floor. Door with flush panels and segmental head
with hoodmould to left end. Similar door, also with hoodmould, under
trellised segmental-headed porch beneath stack. Long rear return wing
to left, also with Gothick casements, with projecting brick stack to
long right side and roof three-quarters hipped to rear. Interior not

Listing NGR: TQ7457044562

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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