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Ash Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Horsmonden, Kent

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.1429 / 51°8'34"N

Longitude: 0.4591 / 0°27'32"E

OS Eastings: 572111

OS Northings: 141053

OS Grid: TQ721410

Mapcode National: GBR PSP.8WX

Mapcode Global: VHJMY.XJ1Q

Entry Name: Ash Farmhouse

Listing Date: 10 October 1989

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1084503

English Heritage Legacy ID: 169932

Location: Horsmonden, Tunbridge Wells, Kent, TN12

County: Kent

District: Tunbridge Wells

Civil Parish: Horsmonden

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

Church of England Parish: Horsmonden St Margaret

Church of England Diocese: Rochester

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Listing Text

HORSMONDEN SCHOOLHOUSE LANE
TQ 74 SW
(east side)
1/96 Ash Farnhouse
II

House. Mid to late C16 and clad and extended C18, roof rebuilt mid C20. Timber
framed and clad with red and blue chequered brick on ground floor and tile hung on
first floor and to left return, with weather boarded right return and plain tiled
roof. Two cell lobby entry plan. Two storeys on sandstone footings to left and red
brick footings to right; roof with projecting half-hip to left with gablet, and
hipped to right, with rebuilt stack to centre left. Two 3 light and central 2 light
wooden casements on first floor and 3 light, 1 light and 4 light casements on
ground floor with extra 2 light in outshot at right. C20 rib and stud door to centre
left. Catslide outshot and mid C20 wing to rear. Interior: roof completely rebuilt
after lightning fire c.1968, the lines reproducing the original, the frame below roof
level survives complete and undamaged, with large panel framing with mid-rail,
angular gunstock jowls to main posts and tongue stopped chamfers, in the principal
rooms on each floor (to right) stopped also to spine beam. Large sandstone block
fireplace on ground floor and chamfered wooden bresummers to upper fireplaces.


Listing NGR: TQ7211141053

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