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Latitude: 51.1526 / 51°9'9"N
Longitude: 0.53 / 0°31'47"E
OS Eastings: 577032
OS Northings: 142298
OS Grid: TQ770422
Mapcode National: GBR PSL.NSN
Mapcode Global: VHJN0.49J9
Entry Name: Saynden Farmhouse
Listing Date: 25 March 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1054687
English Heritage Legacy ID: 174559
Location: Staplehurst, Maidstone, Kent, TN12
Civil Parish: Staplehurst
Traditional County: Kent
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent
STAPLEHURST FIVE OAK LANE
TQ 74 SE (South side)
Farmhouse. C18 with C19 alterations and C20 additions. Ground
floor red and grey brick in Flemish bond. Banded plain and
fishscale tiles to first floor. Plain tile roof. L-plan, with
rear return wing to right. Front range comprises central entrance-
hall and stair-well, with one room each side. Single-bay rear wing.
Later rear addition infilling angle. Single-bay C20 addition in
same materials to front and rear at left end. 2 storeys and attic
on chamfered brick plinth. Roof gabled to left, hipped to right, hip
returning. Half-hipped roof to rear right wing, and to C19 wing.
Rear stacks to right and left of C18 house, and to rear of left
addition. 2 hipped dormers. Irregular fenestration of six 2-light
casements; a regular 5-window front to the C18 house, and one
casement to left addition. Segmental head to ground-floor window.
Panelled and studded door with 2 top lights and flat corniced and
bracketed hood, under third window from right (to centre of C18
house). Interior: chamfered axial beams. Staircase with C19 painted
iron anthemion balusters and wreathed wooden handrail. Staggered
butt purlin roof.
Listing NGR: TQ7703242298
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