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Loves Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Marden, Kent

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.1498 / 51°8'59"N

Longitude: 0.4814 / 0°28'53"E

OS Eastings: 573647

OS Northings: 141881

OS Grid: TQ736418

Mapcode National: GBR PSJ.VZ1

Mapcode Global: VHJMZ.9CCC

Entry Name: Loves Farmhouse

Listing Date: 23 March 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1060688

English Heritage Legacy ID: 174710

Location: Marden, Maidstone, Kent, TN12

County: Kent

District: Maidstone

Civil Parish: Marden

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

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Listing Text

TQ 74 SW MARDEN GOUDHURST ROAD
(west side)

3/53 Loves Farmhouse

GV II

Farmhouse. C15 or early C16, partly rebuilt c.1726. Restored, with
addition to right, 1986. Timber-framed core. Front elevation red and
grey brick in Flemish bond. First floor of left gable end tile-hung.
Plain tile roof. Storeyed C15 or early C16 cross-wing of 2 timber-
framed bays, to left. Addition or, probably, rebuilding to right, of
one timber-framed bay and stack bay, flush with front gable end of
wing. 2 storeys, on chamfered brick plinth. Boxed eaves. Wing roof
hipped to front and rear, hips returning to right along C18 bays.
Multiple brick ridge stack to left of centre. Regular 3-window front
of two three-light and central two-light casements. Ribbed door with
flat corniced hood under stack. Single-bay brick addition of 1986 to
right end. Stack dated A . Interior: exposed framing to first
I M
1726
floor of wing, with tension braces, gunstock-jowled posts, chamfered
wall-plates and tie-beams and chamfered cambered central tie-beam
with solid-spandrel arch braces, moulded fillet and formerly with
crown post. Chamfered cross-beam to ground floor. Axial beams of
smaller scantling to right section. Ground-floor fireplaces with
rendered brick jambs and wooden bressumers.


Listing NGR: TQ7364741881

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