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Lowland Farm House and Walled Forecourt

A Grade II Listed Building in Frittenden, Kent

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.1287 / 51°7'43"N

Longitude: 0.5914 / 0°35'28"E

OS Eastings: 581420

OS Northings: 139794

OS Grid: TQ814397

Mapcode National: GBR QVD.0BT

Mapcode Global: VHJN1.6WHM

Entry Name: Lowland Farm House and Walled Forecourt

Listing Date: 22 June 1989

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1084737

English Heritage Legacy ID: 169392

Location: Frittenden, Tunbridge Wells, Kent, TN17

County: Kent

District: Tunbridge Wells

Civil Parish: Frittenden

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

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Listing Text

FRITTENDEN SAND LANE
TQ 83 NW (south east side)

7/42
Lowland Farm House and
walled forecourt
II
House. C16, altered c.1701 and c.1711. Timber framed and clad with red and
blue brick and tile hung on 1st floor, with plain tiled roof. Four framed bay
hall house in origin, now lobby entry, with 3 half-hipped rear wings. Two
storeys on plinth with hipped roof and with moulded and filleted stack cluster
to centre right. Three light and 4 light wooden casements to left on 1st floor
and glazing bar sash to right and 2 light, 3 light wooden casements and glazing
bar sash on ground floor. Door of 4 raised and fielded panels to centre right
with flat cornice hood and open scrolled brackets. Rear wings with early case-
ments (are still shuttered). Interior: fully framed,. with inglenooks, four
centred arched doorway (to parlour) with indented spandrels. Crown post roof.
Extensions rated 1701 and 1711. Walled forecourt, C18. The walls of red brick
about 3 feet high and regularly buttressed, running about 15 yards before the
house, and some 50 yards along the roadside, with corner piers, and C19 metal
gate to centre.


Listing NGR: TQ8142039794

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