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Wanshurst

A Grade II Listed Building in Marden, Kent

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.1796 / 51°10'46"N

Longitude: 0.5217 / 0°31'18"E

OS Eastings: 576351

OS Northings: 145287

OS Grid: TQ763452

Mapcode National: GBR PS6.SVY

Mapcode Global: VHJMT.0M42

Entry Name: Wanshurst

Listing Date: 23 March 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1060709

English Heritage Legacy ID: 174664

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 NE MARDEN BATTLE LANE
(east side)

2/8 Wanshurst

GV II

Farmhouse, now house. Late C16 or early C17 with C19 facade. Timber
framed. Ground floor red and grey brick in Flemish bond, first floor
tile-hung. Plain tile roof. Lobby entry plan, with approximately one
timber-framed bay to left and three to right of stack bay, those to
right apparently divided to form a single-bay room immediately to
right of stack and a two-bay room to right end. 2 storeys, on low
brick plinth. Half-hipped roof. Multiple brick ridge stack to left of
centre. Irregular fenestration of 4 casements; one four-light to
left, one small three-light under stack, one three-light to right and
one four-light to right end. Three-light diamond mullion first-floor
rear window to right. Ribbed door in gabled brick porch under stack.
Rear lean-to to left. Interior: only partly inspected. Exposed
framing. Chamfered axial beam, and brick fireplace in English bond
with wooden bressumer, to room to right of stack. Chamfered cross-
beam and broadly-chamfered joists to right end room. Formerly known
as Wanshurst Green.


Listing NGR: TQ7635145286

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