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Leacon Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Charing, Kent

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.1912 / 51°11'28"N

Longitude: 0.7953 / 0°47'43"E

OS Eastings: 595425

OS Northings: 147270

OS Grid: TQ954472

Mapcode National: GBR RW6.9WQ

Mapcode Global: VHKKD.QBT4

Entry Name: Leacon Farmhouse

Listing Date: 10 October 1980

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1071547

English Heritage Legacy ID: 180806

Location: Charing, Ashford, Kent, TN27

County: Kent

District: Ashford

Civil Parish: Charing

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

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Listing Text

1.
5272 CHARING WESTWELL LEACON
Leacon Farmhouse
TQ 94 NE 11/220
II
2.
Probably a C15 to C16 timber-framed building re-fronted in red brick in C18.
Two storeys. Hipped tiled roof with smoke louvres and 2 brick chimney stacks.
Three casement windows with round-headed lights, known locally as Dering windows
because they were inserted in all the cottages and farms belonging to the estate
of Surrenden Dering in the Parish of Pluckley, probably by Sir Edward Cholmeley
Dering, 8th Baronet (1807-96), who owned the estate from 1811-1896.


Listing NGR: TQ9542547270

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