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Bax Farmhouse

A Grade II* Listed Building in Tonge, Kent

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Latitude: 51.3403 / 51°20'24"N

Longitude: 0.7891 / 0°47'20"E

OS Eastings: 594359

OS Northings: 163824

OS Grid: TQ943638

Mapcode National: GBR RT8.VQP

Mapcode Global: VHKJM.MKJX

Entry Name: Bax Farmhouse

Listing Date: 27 August 1952

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1338557

English Heritage Legacy ID: 176394

Location: Tonge, Swale, Kent, ME9

County: Kent

District: Swale

Civil Parish: Tonge

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

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Listing Text

(north side)

2/185 Bax Farmhouse

27.8.52 II*

House. C15 and 1567. Timber framed and exposed close-studding with
plaster infill, underbuilt and extended with red brick, and
chequered flint and ragstone, with plain tiled roofs. L-plan.
North front: 2 storeys on plinth, ragstone and flint ground floor,
with moulded brick string course and close-studded first floor.
Hipped roof with offset stacks to end left, and octagonal stack
to end right. Wood oriel with transomed lights and blocked side
lights to left and shallow oriel to right on first floor, and 7 light wood
mullioned window with brick surround to left and 3 light wood mullioned
window to right on ground floor. Plank and muntin door to centre
right with moulded brick surrounds dated 1567 on stone plaque over door.
South front: red brick in English bond, storeys on plinth with string
course and crowstep gable. One 3 light brick mullioned window with
dripmould to each floor. East front: 2 storeys on plinth, red brick
and ragstone and flint chequered on ground floor and close-studded first
floor. Two large projecting stacks offset, rising to brick diagonal
set flues, 2 left and 3 right. Plank and muntin door set in recessed
entry between 2 stacks.

Listing NGR: TQ9435963823

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