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Bromley Green Farmhouse, Orlestone

Description: Bromley Green Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 27 November 1957
English Heritage Building ID: 181675

OS Grid Reference: TQ9894536507
OS Grid Coordinates: 598945, 136507
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0934, 0.8397

Location: Ham Street Road, Ruckinge, Orlestone, Kent TN26 1HY

Locality: Orlestone
Local Authority: Ashford Borough Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: TN26 1HY

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Listing Text

(west side)
2/90 Bromley Green
House. C16 or earlier, altered C16 to C19. Timber framed, part
exposed with roughcast infill, underbuilt by red brick and flanked by
brick-clad wings. Plain tiled roof. Hall house origin, possibly a
Wealden plan. Two storeys, on plinth, in part of ragstone, with jetty
to central 2 framed bays. The brickwork to left hand wing is early
C18, the west probably C19. Hipped roof with gablets and stacks to
centre left, at end left and at end right. Four old leaded metal
casements on 1st floor, and 3 segmentally headed C20 metal casements
on ground floor. Half-glazed door to centre left. Two storey rear
wing. Interior: screens passage survives with one chamfered almost
round-arched doorway. Hollow chamfered dais beam with fillet. Tongue-
stopped chamfered ceiling beams (C16 insertion) ; blocked inglenook
fireplaces. Partly exposed tie beams, which may have taken crown posts,
although a possibly earlier roof and frame structure may survive, (aisled
or semi aisles?).

Listing NGR: TQ9894536507

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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