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Pelican Farmhouse, Wateringbury

Description: Pelican Farmhouse

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 1 August 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 178927

OS Grid Reference: TQ6924953506
OS Grid Coordinates: 569249, 153506
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2556, 0.4241

Locality: Wateringbury
Local Authority: Tonbridge and Malling Borough Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: ME18 5NU

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Listing Text

(east side)

2/108 Pelican Farmhouse


- II*

Hall-house.C15. later much altered. Timber framed, now mostly hidden by over-
laid incised plaster, except for the occasional bracket. Steep plain tiled
roof with central stack and gable to south end. South return front with brick
chimney breast, weather-boarded and jettied. Overhang to left of facaded
with canted bay windows beneath. Canted bay in centre of facade. 2 storeys,
irregular 3 window facade. C19 casements on ground-floor, tripartite sashes
above. 2 early C19 doors, that to the right in fluted, pilastered doorcase
with panelled entablature. Extension to rear of building including 1-storey
wing, possibly part of an oast-house originally. Red brick. Contains very
large fireplace. Interior: Some early C17 panelling, a doorcase and a volute
bracket in hall. Roof with extremely elaborate carved crown post and 2 king-

Listing NGR: TQ6924953506

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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