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Parsonage Farmhouse

A Grade II* Listed Building in East Sutton, Kent

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Latitude: 51.2134 / 51°12'48"N

Longitude: 0.6232 / 0°37'23"E

OS Eastings: 583313

OS Northings: 149288

OS Grid: TQ833492

Mapcode National: GBR QT8.VT0

Mapcode Global: VHJMN.RRBP

Entry Name: Parsonage Farmhouse

Listing Date: 26 April 1968

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1356171

English Heritage Legacy ID: 174092

Location: East Sutton, Maidstone, Kent, ME17

County: Kent

District: Maidstone

Civil Parish: East Sutton

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

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Listing Text

TQ 84 NW
(west side)
5/75 Farmhouse

Farmhouse. Early to mid C15 with later C16 alterations.
Timber framed, rendered, except ground floor of right end
bay which clad with painted brick. Rear wall of left wing
red brick in English bond with moulded stone plinth which
continues round part of left gable end of main range. Right
wall of wing tile-hung. Plain tile roof. Wealden of 4
timber-framed bays, with later C16 or C17 two-storey, single-
bay wing to rear to left. 2 storeys on stone plinth. Left
end bay jettied, jetty formerly returning on moulded dragon
post but now underbuilt. Right end bay formerly jettied to
front and side; jetty and dragon post visible inside. Arch-
braced flying wall-plate. Bracket under central tie-beam.
Hipped roof with gablets. Multiple brick ridge stack in
front slope of roof to left end of hall. Projecting
chequered brick stack to right gable end. Irregular
fenestration of 3 casements; one 3-light to each end bay, and
one 4-light to top of 2-storey rectangular bay to right of
stack. Panelled door to right end of hall. Interior: doorway
to each end of hall with moulded jambs, 4-centred arched
head and hollow spandrels. Heavily braced end-of-hall crown-
posts. Moulded crown-post on cambered moulded tie-beam to
hall. Braced cross tie-beams to each end bay with moulded
crown-post to right (and possibly to left) . Moulded beams
to inserted hall floor. Moulded 4-centred arched doorway
with carved spandrels, also later C16, to passage to rear of
stack. 4-centred arched fireplace to left end room.

Listing NGR: TQ8331349287

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