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Bunces Farm

A Grade II Listed Building in Tonge, Kent

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.3403 / 51°20'25"N

Longitude: 0.7806 / 0°46'50"E

OS Eastings: 593766

OS Northings: 163805

OS Grid: TQ937638

Mapcode National: GBR RT8.S76

Mapcode Global: VHKJM.HK0W

Entry Name: Bunces Farm

Listing Date: 24 January 1967

Last Amended: 21 March 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1069269

English Heritage Legacy ID: 176395

Location: Tonge, Swale, Kent, ME9

County: Kent

District: Swale

Civil Parish: Tonge

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

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Listing Text

TQ 96 SW TONGE SCRAPES HILL
(west side)

2/186 1-2 Bunces Farm
(formerly listed as
1-3 Bunces Farm
24.1.67 Cottages)

GV II

Wealden hall house, now 2 houses. C15 and 1980's. Timber framed and
close studded with plaster infill and plain tiled roof. Four framed
bays and screen passage, with projecting C20 wing. Entrance front:
2 storeys on plinth, with returned jettied end bays, that to left
obscured by C20 wings,with arched bracing and flying wall plate on
arched braces over hall bays. Hipped roof with stacks to centre
right and projecting at end left and end right. Irregular fenestration;
large 2 storey C17 canted bay window inserted into left hall bay,
red brick on ground floor with 6 mullion and transom lights, close-
studded on first floor with 6 mullion and transom lights; 2 wood casements
each floor to right. Boarded door to centre left. Right return:
largely the C20 wing(of re-used medieval timbers) with exposed
dragon post and return jetty of wealden end bay, and large stone and
brick projecting stack. Rear front is exposed close studding and arch
braced. Interior: crown post roof.


Listing NGR: TQ9377363821

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