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Saynden Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Staplehurst, Kent

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Latitude: 51.1526 / 51°9'9"N

Longitude: 0.53 / 0°31'47"E

OS Eastings: 577032

OS Northings: 142298

OS Grid: TQ770422

Mapcode National: GBR PSL.NSN

Mapcode Global: VHJN0.49J9

Entry Name: Saynden Farmhouse

Listing Date: 25 March 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1054687

English Heritage Legacy ID: 174559

Location: Staplehurst, Maidstone, Kent, TN12

County: Kent

District: Maidstone

Civil Parish: Staplehurst

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

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Listing Text

TQ 74 SE (South side)

3/90 Saynden


Farmhouse. C18 with C19 alterations and C20 additions. Ground
floor red and grey brick in Flemish bond. Banded plain and
fishscale tiles to first floor. Plain tile roof. L-plan, with
rear return wing to right. Front range comprises central entrance-
hall and stair-well, with one room each side. Single-bay rear wing.
Later rear addition infilling angle. Single-bay C20 addition in
same materials to front and rear at left end. 2 storeys and attic
on chamfered brick plinth. Roof gabled to left, hipped to right, hip
returning. Half-hipped roof to rear right wing, and to C19 wing.
Rear stacks to right and left of C18 house, and to rear of left
addition. 2 hipped dormers. Irregular fenestration of six 2-light
casements; a regular 5-window front to the C18 house, and one
casement to left addition. Segmental head to ground-floor window.
Panelled and studded door with 2 top lights and flat corniced and
bracketed hood, under third window from right (to centre of C18
house). Interior: chamfered axial beams. Staircase with C19 painted
iron anthemion balusters and wreathed wooden handrail. Staggered
butt purlin roof.

Listing NGR: TQ7703242298

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