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Blackland Timber Barn, East Malling and Larkfield

Description: Blackland Timber Barn

Grade: II
Date Listed: 22 January 1992
English Heritage Building ID: 179435

OS Grid Reference: TQ6962457449
OS Grid Coordinates: 569624, 157449
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2909, 0.4313

Locality: East Malling and Larkfield
Local Authority: Tonbridge and Malling Borough Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: ME19 6DS

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Listing Text

The following building shall be added to the list:-

TQ 65 NE
7/10000 Blackland Timber Barn
(formerly KCC Depot)


Barn and other agricultural buildings. Late C18, shown on Ordnance
Survey map of 1789 and formerly farm buildings to Clare Farm. L-shaped
range. Central barn is timber framed, clad in wide tarred weather-
boarding. Half-hipped tiled roof. Double cart door. 4-bay barn with
inserted floor and wall frame with diagonal braces. To SW is 2-storey
range, ground floor ragstone, 1st floor weatherboarded. Tiled roof.
1st floor has 3-plank loading door. Ground floor has 3 openings with
brick surrounds and iron bars. To NE is a similar 2-storey range of
identical materials with loading door to 1st floor and 2 openings with
iron bars. L-wing attached to NE has front of red brick with grey
headers and 1st floor weatherboarded and rear of Kentish ragstone.
Tiles missing from roof at time of survey. Roof has through purlins,
collar beam and queen struts.
At one time there was a cottage to the south east but this has since
been demolished.

Listing NGR: TQ6962457449

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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