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Birling Ashes, Birling

Description: Birling Ashes

Grade: II
Date Listed: 25 February 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 179272

OS Grid Reference: TQ6856059907
OS Grid Coordinates: 568560, 159907
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3133, 0.4172

Location: 213 Bull Road, Birling, Kent ME19 5JB

Locality: Birling
Local Authority: Tonbridge and Malling Borough Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: ME19 5JB

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Listing Text

TQ 65 NE
(east side)
Birling Ashes

- II

Farmhouse, now house. C17 with C19 and C20 additions and alterations. Red brick
ground floor. lst floor with mock half-timbering. Plain tiled half-hipped roof
with central return gable, decorated barge boards and pendant. 3 off-ridge
stacks in valley behind ridge. 2 storeys and attics; irregular 3-window 1st
floor and 4-window ground floor. Windows flanking central door, carved and
panelled with linenfold decoration. Diamond and polygonal lattice casements.
Central boarded door flanked by 2 carved wooden figures on brackets. North front
flanked by 2 red brick 1 storey out buildings, now converted into living accom-
modation both with stone mullioned windows, that to right the hall. Interior:
Evidence of substantial C17 timber-frame.

Listing NGR: TQ6767861234

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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