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Knowle Hill Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Ulcombe, Kent

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.2123 / 51°12'44"N

Longitude: 0.66 / 0°39'35"E

OS Eastings: 585883

OS Northings: 149262

OS Grid: TQ858492

Mapcode National: GBR QT9.ZLX

Mapcode Global: VHJMP.DS8J

Entry Name: Knowle Hill Farmhouse

Listing Date: 26 April 1968

Last Amended: 18 December 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1374143

English Heritage Legacy ID: 174205

Location: Ulcombe, Maidstone, Kent, ME17

County: Kent

District: Maidstone

Civil Parish: Ulcombe

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

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Listing Text

ULCOMBE KNOWLE HILL
TQ 84 NE
Knowle Hill
6/185
Farmhouse
(formerly listed as
26.4.68 Knowle Hill Fruit
Farmhouse)
II

Farmhouse. C17 or earlier, with early-to-mid C19 facade. Timber
framed. Ground floor clad with small blocks of evenly coursed
stone with brick dressings, first floor with red brick in Flemish
bond. Tile-hanging and exposed framing to rear elevation. Plain
tile roof. Built at right-angles to road. 2 storeys on stone
plinth. Roof hipped to left. Slender brick stack to left end
and broad multiple brick ridge stack with corbelled top, off-centre
to right. Irregular fenestration of 4 windows; three 16-pane
glazing-bar sashes of different sizes, and one tripartite sash,
all in open boxes. Ground floor windows have segmental relieving
arches. Boarded door towards left end and half-glazed door
beneath stack, the latter up 7 steps, both with flat bracketted
hoods. Brick lean-to to left. Stone lean-to to right
incorporating re-used durns. Right gable end has braces curved
beneath rafters to suggest wagon roof. Interior not inspected.


Listing NGR: TQ8588349262

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