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Rock Farm House, Nettlestead

Description: Rock Farm House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 October 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 174801

OS Grid Reference: TQ6818052613
OS Grid Coordinates: 568180, 152613
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2479, 0.4083

Location: Nettlestead, Kent ME18 5HT

Locality: Nettlestead
Local Authority: Maidstone Borough Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: ME18 5HT

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Listing Text

TQ 65 SE
(North side)
1/1 Rock Farm House

Farmhouse. C17 or earlier, with C19 facade. Front elevation red and grey
brick in Flemish bond. Left gable end has broadly-spaced studding with red
and grey brick infilling to ground floor, and tile-hung first floor.
First floor of rear elevation rendered. Plain tile roof. 2 storeys,
garret and basement. Stone plinth to left gable end, brick plinth to front.
Half-hipped roof. Multiple red and grey brick stack towards right end.
Irregular fenestration of 5 casements; two three-light and one two-light
to left of stack, one single-light under stack, and one three-light to
right. Segmental heads to ground-floor casements. Door with four flush
panels and two top lights, with splayed rubbed brick voussoirs, in gabled
red brick porch with bargeboards under stack. Two-storey rear addition
to right. Two-storey rendered rear wing or stair turret with half-hipped
roof behind and to left of stack. Rear lean-to to left. Interior not

Listing NGR: TQ6818052613

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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