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Latitude: 51.1742 / 51°10'26"N
Longitude: 0.4945 / 0°29'40"E
OS Eastings: 574469
OS Northings: 144615
OS Grid: TQ744446
Mapcode National: GBR PSB.CTY
Mapcode Global: VHJMS.JR88
Entry Name: Shepherd's House
Listing Date: 23 May 1967
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1060690
English Heritage Legacy ID: 174717
Location: Marden, Maidstone, Kent, TN12
Civil Parish: Marden
Built-Up Area: Marden (Maidstone)
Traditional County: Kent
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent
TQ 7444 MARDEN HIGH STREET
5/59 Shepherd's House
House. Late C18 or early C19. Clad with channelled render. Roof slate
to front, plain tile to rear. Double depth. 2 storeys and attic.
Dentilled wooden eaves cornice. Mansard roof. Brick stacks towards
rear to right and left. Flat-roofed three-light dormer towards
centre. Regular three-window front of 16-pane sashes in open boxes.
Tall ground-floor windows with shallow moulded cornices. Central
panelled door with semi-circular fanlight with radiating glazing
bars. Porch with columns with reeded capitals, and with flat corniced
hood. Two short conjoined rear wings to right and left, with
chequered red and grey brick ground floor, tile-hung first floor and
roofs hipped to rear. Former stables attached to left, set back from
front elevation; ground floor painted brick, first floor tile-hung. 2
storeys and garret with half-hipped gambrel roof, lower pitch with
plain tiles, upper with slate. Irregular fenestration of two small
four-pane sashes. Long multipane first-floor rear window. Boarded and
garage doors to ground floor. Interior: Central staircase with stick
balusters. Central doorway between front and rear ranges on each
floor, with semi-circular fanlight with radiating glazing bars.
Panelled doors. Late C18 or early C19 fireplace and grate to each
room. Reeded borders to ceilings. Stone flag floor to rear left room.
Backs onto churchyard.
Listing NGR: TQ7446944615
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