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Barn About 3 Metres North West of Murzie Farmhouse, Marden

Description: Barn About 3 Metres North West of Murzie Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 23 March 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 174758

OS Grid Reference: TQ7345046291
OS Grid Coordinates: 573450, 146291
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1895, 0.4807

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)

1/99 Barn about 3
metres north-
west of Murzie


Barn. C17, with later C17 or C18 addition and alterations. Timber
framed, weatherboarded, with plain tile roof. 5 timber-framed bays;
C17 section of 3 timber-framed bays, with 2 bays added to left in
later C17 or C18. Steeply-pitched hipped roof, with gablet to left.
Weatherboarded porch with double doors and with hipped roof jettied
to front, to third timber-framed bay from right. Short lean-tos to
right and left of porch. Interior: C17 section has chamfered
gunstock-jowled posts, arch-braced tie-beam, and clasped-purlin roof
with diminishing principal rafters, windbraces, and vertical queen
struts to collars. Tension braces and stave lath and straw daub
infilling to right and central bays and to porch. Central full-
height post to right gable end, jowled towards interior of barn.
Front wall of left bay of C17 section removed and post adjusted to
permit addition of slightly later porch. Roof to two left bays
similar to rest but without windbraces and with smaller-scantling

Listing NGR: TQ7345046291

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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