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Bunces Farm, Tonge

Description: Bunces Farm

Grade: II
Date Listed: 24 January 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 176395

OS Grid Reference: TQ9376663804
OS Grid Coordinates: 593766, 163804
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3403, 0.7806

Location: Tonge, Kent ME9 9BP

Locality: Tonge
Local Authority: Swale Borough Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: ME9 9BP

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Listing Text

(west side)

2/186 1-2 Bunces Farm
(formerly listed as
1-3 Bunces Farm
24.1.67 Cottages)


Wealden hall house, now 2 houses. C15 and 1980's. Timber framed and
close studded with plaster infill and plain tiled roof. Four framed
bays and screen passage, with projecting C20 wing. Entrance front:
2 storeys on plinth, with returned jettied end bays, that to left
obscured by C20 wings,with arched bracing and flying wall plate on
arched braces over hall bays. Hipped roof with stacks to centre
right and projecting at end left and end right. Irregular fenestration;
large 2 storey C17 canted bay window inserted into left hall bay,
red brick on ground floor with 6 mullion and transom lights, close-
studded on first floor with 6 mullion and transom lights; 2 wood casements
each floor to right. Boarded door to centre left. Right return:
largely the C20 wing(of re-used medieval timbers) with exposed
dragon post and return jetty of wealden end bay, and large stone and
brick projecting stack. Rear front is exposed close studding and arch
braced. Interior: crown post roof.

Listing NGR: TQ9377363821

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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