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Barn About 25 Metres South East of Reed Court, Marden

Description: Barn About 25 Metres South East of Reed Court

Grade: II
Date Listed: 23 March 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 174754

OS Grid Reference: TQ7300748077
OS Grid Coordinates: 573007, 148077
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2057, 0.4752

Location: Hunton Road, Marden, Kent TN12 9SH

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

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Listing Text

(west side)

1/95 Barn about 25
metres south-
east of Reed


Earn. C17. Timber framed, clad partly with weatherboarding,
partly with corrugated iron. Stone plinth to three left bays, red
brick plinth to rest. Plain tile roof. 8 timber-framed bays with
front and rear aisles, built at right-angles to road. Midstreys
to third and sixth bays from left (road). Half-hipped roof. Porch
to each midstrey to front with double doors below midrail,
weatherboarding above, and with hipped roof jettied to front on
brackets. Interior: shaped jowls to principal posts. Arch-braced
tie-beams. Staggered butt purlins, with vertical queen struts to
rafters. Re-used rafters from a medieval roof. Almost straight
braces to arcade plates. Raked queen struts to aisle rafters from
aisle tie-beams. Curved passing shores trenched past queen struts
and aisle ties. Face-halved arcade-plate scarf-joints.

Listing NGR: TQ7345745691

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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