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Barn About 40 Metres North East of Lower Street Farmhouse, Hildenborough

Description: Barn About 40 Metres North East of Lower Street Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 19 February 1990
English Heritage Building ID: 179581

OS Grid Reference: TQ5460948168
OS Grid Coordinates: 554609, 148168
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2118, 0.2121

Location: Lower Street, Hildenborough, Kent TN11 8PT

Locality: Hildenborough
Local Authority: Tonbridge and Malling Borough Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: TN11 8PT

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Listing Text

TQ 54 NW
4/146 Barn about 40m north east
- of Lower Street Farmhouse

Barn. Probably late C17. Framed construction, clad in weatherboarding; rear
outshut wall rebuilt in brick; peg-tile roof.

Plan: North facing, slightly set back from the road and sited north west of
the farmhouse. Rectangular on plan, 5 bays, with opposed threshing doors and
rear outshuts.

Exterior: Single storey with a later loft introduced at the east end. Roof
half-hipped at the right end, gabled at the left end. Full-height paired
doors in the centre.

Interior: The rear outshuts are divided from the main part of the barn by
weatherboarded partitions. Straight braces to the wall-frame bays.

Roof: Tie beam and queen strut roof with staggered butt purlins, the tie
beams supported on jowled wall posts with braces between post and tie.

Group value with Lower Street farmhouse, which is in separate ownership.

Listing NGR: TQ5433948339

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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