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Latitude: 51.2548 / 51°15'17"N
Longitude: 0.4843 / 0°29'3"E
OS Eastings: 573455
OS Northings: 153562
OS Grid: TQ734535
Mapcode National: GBR PRC.982
Mapcode Global: VHJMD.BQWD
Entry Name: Former East Farleigh Waterworks
Listing Date: 26 February 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1263788
English Heritage Legacy ID: 174430
Location: Barming, Maidstone, Kent, ME16
Civil Parish: Barming
Traditional County: Kent
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent
Church of England Parish: Barming St Margaret of Antioch
Church of England Diocese: Rochester
TQ 75 SW BARMING
2/7 Former East Farleigh
Waterworks, now coachworks and joinery. 1860, by James Pilbrow, in an
Egyptian style. Gault brick in English bond. Rectangular. 2 storeys.
Coursed stone plinth towards river to south. Battered clasping buttress
to each corner, and 2 set close together towards centre of each long side,
all running into deep brick plat band under eaves. Rendered coved cornice
with deep roll to base and chamfer to top. Low rendered parapet. Truncated
projecting brick stack, formerly tall and tapering, filling most of east
gable end, with cornice carried round it and bearing the initial "P".
Irregular fenestration to south of one small first-floor casement almost
filling the narrow central bay and one broad 10- pane window with thin
glazing bars to each outer bay of ground floor, all with rendered
architraves and deep rendered coved and splayed cornices. 2 inserted
3-light wooden casements. Similar first-floor window to north. First-floor
door to left gable end. Single-storey section in a similar style adjoining
north-west corner. 2 doorways with rendered coved and splayed cornices
flanking base of stack to east. Interior not inspected. (J.S. Curl,
The Egyptian Revival, 1982).
Listing NGR: TQ7188154503
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