BEECH FARMHOUSE

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1054841
Date first listed:
23-Mar-1987
Statutory Address:
BEECH FARMHOUSE, BEECH ROAD

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Location

Statutory Address:
BEECH FARMHOUSE, BEECH ROAD

The building or site itself may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County:
Kent
District:
Maidstone (District Authority)
Parish:
Marden
National Grid Reference:
TQ 73253 43098

Details

TQ 74 SW MARDEN BEECH ROAD (south side)

3/32 Beech Farmhouse GV II

Farmhouse. Early-to-mid C17, with late C18 or early C19 facade, and with additions of circa 1864. Timber framed. Ground floor chequered red and grey brick to main range, buff brick to left wing and right end, first floor tile-hung. Plain tile roof. Lobby entry plan. Flush cross-wing of circa 1864 to left and single bay of similar date to right end. 2 storeys. C19 gable-end jetty to right. Left cross-wing gabled to front and rear. Main range roof hipped to right. Rear gable end stack to left wing, ridge stack to left of centre of main range and two slender projecting rear stacks to right. Irregular fenestration of 5 windows; one 16-pane sash to left wing, one three- light casement to left of stack, one two-light casement beneath stack, and one three-light and one two-light casement to right. Blocked doorway under stack. Ribbed door in gabled brick porch to left end of main range. Shallow circular niche, possibly for a clock face, to gable of C19 wing. Interior: exposed framing, with chamfered beams and gunstock-jowled posts. Plain brick fireplace in English bond, with chamfered bresumer, to left, and blocked fireplace to first floor above. Stairs behind stack. C19 clasped- purlin roof.

Listing NGR: TQ7323643081

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
174688
Legacy System:
LBS

Legal

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

End of official listing

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Date: 17 Jul 2002
Reference: IOE01/07714/10
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr Michael D Rowe. Source Historic England Archive
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