Wanshurst / Wanshurst Green
- 17 Jul 2002
- Wanshurst, Battle Lane, Marden, Maidstone, Kent, TN12 9DF
- Wanshurst Green, Marden, Maidstone, Kent, TN12 9DF
- Photograph (Digital)
This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.
TQ 74 NE MARDEN BATTLE LANE (east side)
GV II Farmhouse, now house. Late C16 or early C17 with C19 facade. Timber framed. Ground floor red and grey brick in Flemish bond, first floor tile-hung. Plain tile roof. Lobby entry plan, with approximately one timber-framed bay to left and three to right of stack bay, those to right apparently divided to form a single-bay room immediately to right of stack and a two-bay room to right end. 2 storeys, on low brick plinth. Half-hipped roof. Multiple brick ridge stack to left of centre. Irregular fenestration of 4 casements; one four-light to left, one small three-light under stack, one three-light to right and one four-light to right end. Three-light diamond mullion first-floor rear window to right. Ribbed door in gabled brick porch under stack.
Rear lean-to to left. Interior: only partly inspected. Exposed framing. Chamfered axial beam, and brick fireplace in English bond with wooden bressumer, to room to right of stack. Chamfered cross- beam and broadly-chamfered joists to right end room. Formerly known as Wanshurst Green.
Listing NGR: TQ7633045285
Copyright IoE Mr Michael D Rowe. Source Historic England Archive
This photograph was taken for the Images of England project
Photographer: Rowe, Michael D
Rights Holder: Rowe, Michael D
Brick, Tile, Timber, Tudor Farmhouse, Elizabethan Domestic, Stuart Agricultural Dwelling, Jacobean Dwelling, House, Agriculture And Subsistence, Farm Building, Agricultural Building, Timber Framed House, Monument <By Form>, Timber Framed Building