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The Old Parsonage, West Farleigh

Description: The Old Parsonage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 23 May 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 174826

OS Grid Reference: TQ7137352947
OS Grid Coordinates: 571373, 152947
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2499, 0.4542

Location: B2010, West Farleigh, Kent ME15 0PF

Locality: West Farleigh
Local Authority: Maidstone Borough Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: ME15 0PF

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Listing Text

TQ 75 SW
(East side)
The Old

Parsonage, now house. C17 or earlier with late C18 or early C19 facade.
Painted brick to ground floor of front and left return elevations.
Exposed broadly-spaced studding with painted brick infilling to ground
floor of rear gable end of left wing. First floor weatherboarded. Plain
tile roof. South-facing, and built at right-angles to road. Left end
section (nearest road) apparently framed as a cross-wing, projecting to
rear and returning for short distance to right, wrapping across rear of
main range. Left section 2 storeys and attic with higher eaves than right
section; right section 2 storeys. Roof of left section hipped to front
and rear, rear hip returning along short rear section and terminating in
gable. Roof of right section hipped to right. Multiple red brick stack
towards left end of right section, and rear stack to short rear return
section. Small gabled two-light dormer to front hip of left section.
Irregular fenestration of 3 windows; one twelve-pane sash to front gable
of left section, and one two-light horizontally-sliding sash and one three-
light casement to right section. Sash with narrow margin lights to ground
floor of left section. Door of six fielded panels, with lean-to hood
under stack. Left return elevation (facing road) has one central twelve-
pane sash, two tripartite sashes to ground floor, and door of six flush
panels with flat bracketed hood towards centre. Two-storey rear addition
filling area between right section and rear left return. Interior not

Listing NGR: TQ7137452948

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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