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Bridgehurst Farmhouse, Marden

Description: Bridgehurst Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 23 March 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 174738

OS Grid Reference: TQ7526344634
OS Grid Coordinates: 575263, 144634
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1741, 0.5058

Location: Howland Road, Marden, Kent TN12 9EP

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

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Listing Text

(north side)

5/80 Bridgehurst


Farmhouse. Late C17 or early C18. Ground floor red and grey brick in
English bond, first floor tile-hung. Plain tile roof. 2 storeys and
garret. Brick plinth. Half-hipped roof. Red and grey brick stack to
left of centre. Irregular fenestration of 2 three-light casements
with top lights. Door with flush panels two top lights and flat
bracketed hood immediately to right of stack. Short, lower two-storey
addition to left, formerly a dairy, with weatherboarded ground floor,
tile-hung first floor, plain tile roof half-hipped to left, and with
one three-light casement. Gabled single-storey addition with panelled
door to left of that. Three short rear wings, one gabled, two with
hipped roofs. Rear lean-to to left. Interior: only partly inspected.
Chamfered axial beam. Plain painted brick fireplace with wooden
bressumer to right ground-floor room. Attic stairs behind stack. Late
C18 open well staircase with vase balusters and plain handrail in
rectangular timber-framed stair-turret to rear of stack. Staggered
butt purlin roof.

Listing NGR: TQ7526344634

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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