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The Barn, Marden

Description: The Barn

Grade: II
Date Listed: 23 May 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 174788

OS Grid Reference: TQ7485847616
OS Grid Coordinates: 574858, 147616
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2010, 0.5015

Location: Tilden Lane, Marden, Kent TN12 9AY

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

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Listing Text

(north side)

1/125 The Barn (formerly
listed as Barn at
23.5.67 Great Tilden)


Barn, now house. C15 or early C16, converted to house in late C20.
Timber framed. Exposed framing to ground floor with brick infilling
in alternating panels of herringbone and stretcher bond. Broadly-
spaced studding with plaster infilling to first floor. First floor of
right (south) gable end weatherboarded. Plain tile roof. 5 timber-
framed bays, formerly with central midstrey. 2 storeys. Red and grey
brick plinth in English bond. Two arch braces to each end bay and one
to second bay from left. Full-height intermediate posts. Steeply-
pitched hipped roof. Short C20 brick stack in front slope of roof
towards centre. Irregular fenestration of 4 small first-floor
windows; none to left, one small rectangular light to vertical
boarding, one rectangular light and one small louvred light to right
of boarding, and one small pane towards right end. Central bay has
black-painted vertical boarding, the site of former barn doors, now
with boarded pedestrian door to base. Further boarded door towards
right end. Central rear porch, brick below midrail, weatherboarded
above, with hipped plain tile roof. Weatherboarded rear lean-to to
left. Interior not inspected, but said to have crown-post roof.

Listing NGR: TQ7485847616

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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