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Gibbet Oak Farmhouse, Tenterden

Description: Gibbet Oak Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 8 June 1972
English Heritage Building ID: 179662

OS Grid Reference: TQ9093432560
OS Grid Coordinates: 590934, 132560
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0606, 0.7234

Location: B2080, Tenterden, Kent TN30 7DH

Locality: Tenterden
Local Authority: Ashford Borough Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: TN30 7DH

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Listing Text

(North East Side)

Gibbet Oak Farmhouse
TQ 93 SW 6/156


This farmhouse derives its name from the oak once used as a gibbet which
still stands in the grounds. The core of the house is timber-framed but
it has been sandwiched between 2 later wings. The front elevation is
Mid C19. 2 storeys red brick with grey headers. Central gable with bargeboards.
Tiled roof. 3 sashes with glazing bars intact and hipped weatherporch.
The left side elevation has 3 hips. The centre portion is timber-framed
with 1 original window space. The other windows are casements. 1 carved
wooden bracket. The rear elevation is of 2 storeys. The ground floor
is of brick, the 1st floor is tile-hung. 3 sashes and 1 dormer. The
right side elevation is of brick with a tile-hung 1st floor and a timber-framed
gable to each portion. Chamfered beams in the lounge.

Listing NGR: TQ9093432560

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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