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Latitude: 51.1991 / 51°11'56"N
Longitude: 0.697 / 0°41'49"E
OS Eastings: 588520
OS Northings: 147889
OS Grid: TQ885478
Mapcode National: GBR QTK.P22
Mapcode Global: VHKKC.1493
Entry Name: Coldbridge Farmhouse
Listing Date: 21 October 1986
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1076966
English Heritage Legacy ID: 174237
Location: Boughton Malherbe, Maidstone, Kent, TN27
Civil Parish: Boughton Malherbe
Traditional County: Kent
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent
BOUGHTON MALHERBE COLDBRIDGE LANE.
TQ 84 NE (South side)
Fragment of castle, now farmhouse. Built by Fulk de Peyforer after 1314.
C19 facade. Small block stone, roughly coursed to south elevation, evenly
coursed to west, with C19 red brick dressings. Right side of south elevation
tile hung on first floor. Plain tile roof. L-plan. South Elevation:
2 storeys. on stone plinth. Flat eaves soffits. Hipped roof with gablets,
left (west) hip returning. Gable end stacks. Irregular fenestration of
three 2-light casements. Half-glazed central door in C20 half-glazed
block porch. West return elevation: cills and lower part of chamfered stone
jambs of 2 first-floor windows of a taller, truncated, building, visible
immediately under eaves, one towards north end and one towards south.
Ashlar jambs of intermediate ground-floor opening towards south end. Interior
not inspected. Doubly moated site; inner moat rectangular, outer triangular.
(J. Newman, B.O.E. Series, West Kent and the Weald, 1980 edition).
Listing NGR: TQ8852047889
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