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Church Farm House, Marden

Description: Church Farm House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 23 March 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 174763

OS Grid Reference: TQ7479844901
OS Grid Coordinates: 574798, 144901
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1766, 0.4993

Location: B2079, Marden, Kent TN12 9AE

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

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Listing Text

(east side)

5/102 Church Farm House


Farmhouse, now house. C17 or earlier, with C19 facade. Probably
timber framed. Painted brick facade. First floor of right gable end
tile-hung, painted towards front. Plain tile roof. 2 storeys on brick
plinth. Plat band. Dentilled brick eaves cornice. Hipped roof, hips
returning to right and left. Projecting red and grey brick stack in
English bond to left gable end, with tumbled brick shoulders, and
moulded brick base to truncated flue. Multiple red and grey brick
stack in front slope of roof to left of centre. Projecting red and
grey brick stack to right gable end, with tumbled brick shoulders,
and filleted flue with plain brick band to base and corbelled top.
Irregular fenestration of 3 three-light casements, one to left and
two to right of stack. Splayed painted brick voussoirs to left
ground-floor casement. Consoled cornices to two ground-floor French
windows to right. Ribbed door, also with consoled cornice, up two
steps immediately to left of stack. Rear return wings to left and
right with brick ground floors, weatherboarded first floors (except
tile-hung right side of right wing) and half-hipped plain tile roofs.
Four-light diamond mullion first-floor window to left side of right
wing. Central rear wing or turret shorter than, but adjoining left
wing, in similar materials and with hipped roof. Rear lean-to between
central and right wings. Interior not inspected.

Listing NGR: TQ7479844901

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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