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Shepherd's House

A Grade II Listed Building in Marden, Kent

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Latitude: 51.1742 / 51°10'26"N

Longitude: 0.4945 / 0°29'40"E

OS Eastings: 574469

OS Northings: 144615

OS Grid: TQ744446

Mapcode National: GBR PSB.CTY

Mapcode Global: VHJMS.JR88

Entry Name: Shepherd's House

Listing Date: 23 May 1967

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1060690

English Heritage Legacy ID: 174717

Location: Marden, Maidstone, Kent, TN12

County: Kent

District: Maidstone

Civil Parish: Marden

Built-Up Area: Marden

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

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Listing Text

(north side)

5/59 Shepherd's House


House. Late C18 or early C19. Clad with channelled render. Roof slate
to front, plain tile to rear. Double depth. 2 storeys and attic.
Dentilled wooden eaves cornice. Mansard roof. Brick stacks towards
rear to right and left. Flat-roofed three-light dormer towards
centre. Regular three-window front of 16-pane sashes in open boxes.
Tall ground-floor windows with shallow moulded cornices. Central
panelled door with semi-circular fanlight with radiating glazing
bars. Porch with columns with reeded capitals, and with flat corniced
hood. Two short conjoined rear wings to right and left, with
chequered red and grey brick ground floor, tile-hung first floor and
roofs hipped to rear. Former stables attached to left, set back from
front elevation; ground floor painted brick, first floor tile-hung. 2
storeys and garret with half-hipped gambrel roof, lower pitch with
plain tiles, upper with slate. Irregular fenestration of two small
four-pane sashes. Long multipane first-floor rear window. Boarded and
garage doors to ground floor. Interior: Central staircase with stick
balusters. Central doorway between front and rear ranges on each
floor, with semi-circular fanlight with radiating glazing bars.
Panelled doors. Late C18 or early C19 fireplace and grate to each
room. Reeded borders to ceilings. Stone flag floor to rear left room.
Backs onto churchyard.

Listing NGR: TQ7446944615

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