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Leacon Farmhouse, Charing

Description: Leacon Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 10 October 1980
English Heritage Building ID: 180806

OS Grid Reference: TQ9542547270
OS Grid Coordinates: 595425, 147270
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1912, 0.7953

Location: Hurstford Lane, Charing, Kent TN27 0EN

Locality: Charing
Local Authority: Ashford Borough Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: TN27 0EN

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Listing Text

Leacon Farmhouse
TQ 94 NE 11/220
Probably a C15 to C16 timber-framed building re-fronted in red brick in C18.
Two storeys. Hipped tiled roof with smoke louvres and 2 brick chimney stacks.
Three casement windows with round-headed lights, known locally as Dering windows
because they were inserted in all the cottages and farms belonging to the estate
of Surrenden Dering in the Parish of Pluckley, probably by Sir Edward Cholmeley
Dering, 8th Baronet (1807-96), who owned the estate from 1811-1896.

Listing NGR: TQ9542547270

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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