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Dunbury Farmhouse

A Grade II* Listed Building in Chart Sutton, Kent

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.1877 / 51°11'15"N

Longitude: 0.5624 / 0°33'44"E

OS Eastings: 579162

OS Northings: 146289

OS Grid: TQ791462

Mapcode National: GBR PS7.JZ2

Mapcode Global: VHJMT.PDNT

Entry Name: Dunbury Farmhouse

Listing Date: 18 December 1985

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1060947

English Heritage Legacy ID: 174045

Location: Chart Sutton, Maidstone, Kent, TN12

County: Kent

District: Maidstone

Civil Parish: Chart Sutton

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

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Listing Text

CHART SUTTON CHART HILL
TQ 792 463 ROAD
(east side)
4/28 Dunbury
Farmhouse
GV II*

Farmhouse. C14 with later alterations. Timber framed. Ground
floor red brick in Flemish bond, first floor weatherboarded.
Plain tile roof. Probably open hall with rear aisle, bay to
left end and flush 2-bay cross-wing to right end. 2 storeys
and attics. Continuous ground-floor. Cross-wing jettied to
front and long right side. Roof of hall range hipped to left.
Hipped roof to wing with higher eaves and ridge and large
gablet. Ridge stack at junction of hall and wing. 2 hipped
rear dormers. Irregular fenestration of 3 casements; one 2-
light and one 3-light to main range and one 3-light to wing.
Boarded door under stack. Rear lean-to to hall, formerly an
aisle. Interior: exposed framing. Moulded octagonal crown-
post to wing, on moulded cambered tie-beam with large moulded
solid-spandrel braces and doubly hollow-chamfered principal
posts. Largely reassembled hall roof with trenches for
collars. Long cut jowls to hall posts. Moulded doorway with
depressed ogee head between hall range and wing. Moulded
brackets beneath ground-floor ceiling beams. Evidence for
windows and possible garderobe to rear gable end of wing.


Listing NGR: TQ7963349807

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