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Rugmer Farmhouse, Collier Street

Description: Rugmer Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 25 August 1977
English Heritage Building ID: 174853

OS Grid Reference: TQ7115147960
OS Grid Coordinates: 571151, 147960
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2052, 0.4486

Location: Yalding, Kent ME18 6EX

Locality: Collier Street
Local Authority: Maidstone Borough Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: ME18 6EX

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Listing Text

TQ 74 NW
(north-east side)
4/54 Rugmer Farmhouse

Farmhouse, now house. Early-to-mid C17, with C19 facade and mid-to-late
C20 addition. Timber framed. Ground floor red brick in stretcher bond
to left end, weatherboarded to centre, and red brick in Flemish bond to
right. Broadly-spaced studding with stretcher bond infilling to right
gable end. First floor tile-hung. Plain tile roof. 2 timber-framed
bays and central stack bay, with mid-to-late C20 single-bay addition to
left. 2 storeys and garret. Brick plinth to left end, stone and brick
to rest. Half-hipped roof with gablets. Multiple brick stack to right of
centre. Irregular fenestration of 3 small two-light casements; one towards
each end and one to left of centre. Boarded door towards rear of left
gable end, and another to right gable end. Rear lean-to. Interior: exposed
framing. Chamfered axial beams to ground and first floors. First-floor
tension braces to front wall and to partitions. Blocked four-light diamond
mullion window to front of left bay and similar three-light to right.
clasped-purlin roof with diminishing principal rafters, vertical queen
struts to collars at gable ends, and curved windbraces. Edge-halved wall-
plate scarf joint. Broad floorboards. Marked on O.S. map as Rugmore Farm.

Listing NGR: TQ7115147960

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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