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Great Tong

A Grade II Listed Building in Headcorn, Kent

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Latitude: 51.1882 / 51°11'17"N

Longitude: 0.6206 / 0°37'14"E

OS Eastings: 583231

OS Northings: 146487

OS Grid: TQ832464

Mapcode National: GBR QTN.FQ6

Mapcode Global: VHJMV.PDYG

Entry Name: Great Tong

Listing Date: 26 April 1968

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1060817

English Heritage Legacy ID: 174329

Location: Headcorn, Maidstone, Kent, TN27

County: Kent

District: Maidstone

Civil Parish: Headcorn

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

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Listing Text

TQ 84 NW (South side)
26.4.68 Great Tong


Farmhouse. C16 or earlier, with later additions and alterations. Mid-to-late
C19 facade. Timber framed. Ground floor chequered red and grey brick in
Flemish bond, banded plain and fishscale tiles to first floor. Plain tile roof.
2 storeys. Roof hipped with gablets. Slender projecting stack to left end.
2 rear stacks towards centre and brick ridge stack towards right end. Irregular
fenestration of 8 sashes; six 6-pane and two 2-pane (5 grouped towards centre).
2 canted bays to ground floor with ogee leaded roofs, and three 6-pane sashes.
Central half-glazed and panelled door with flat bracketed hood. Rear lean-to
to left. Rear wing towards right, with multiple brick ridge stack. Interior
not inspected, but said to contain smoke bay.

Listing NGR: TQ8323146487

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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