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Falconhurst Farmhouse, Aldington

Description: Falconhurst Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 27 November 1957
English Heritage Building ID: 181586

OS Grid Reference: TR0766334521
OS Grid Coordinates: 607663, 134521
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0724, 0.9629

Location: Aldington, Kent TN25 7BX

Locality: Aldington
Local Authority: Ashford Borough Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: TN25 7BX

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Listing Text

7/1 Falconhurst
House. C15 and clad and extended early C18. Timber framed and clad with
painted brick with plain tiled roof.Hall house plan in origin. Two storeys
and attic in 2 builds, the timber framed range to left, with plinth and
hipped roof with gablet and stack to rear left, with stack cluster to right,
and roof stepped up to C18 range, with plinth, plat, hipped dormer and
stack at end right. Two wooden casements on each floor to each block, with
small casement in stack-bay of framed building on 1st floor. Painted
ragstone outshot to left with boarded door. Plank and stud door to right
in gabled porch. Outshots to rear. Framed interior, said to date c.1480.
Manorial and former parochial centre (the site of church of St. Leonard is
about 100 metres north) (See Hasted, vol. VIII)

Listing NGR: TR0766334521

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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