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Langley Corner Farmhouse

A Grade II* Listed Building in Langley Heath, Kent

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Latitude: 51.2368 / 51°14'12"N

Longitude: 0.5906 / 0°35'26"E

OS Eastings: 580942

OS Northings: 151816

OS Grid: TQ809518

Mapcode National: GBR QT1.D4D

Mapcode Global: VHJMN.652P

Entry Name: Langley Corner Farmhouse

Listing Date: 20 October 1952

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1068799

English Heritage Legacy ID: 174111

Location: Langley, Maidstone, Kent, ME17

County: Kent

District: Maidstone

Civil Parish: Langley

Built-Up Area: Langley Heath

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

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Listing Text

TQ 85 SW
(south side)
2/94 Langley Corner

Farmhouse. C15 with late C16/early C17 alterations. Timber
framed with rendered infilling. Part of ground floor towards
right end replaced with painted brick. Plain tile roof.
Wealden: open hall of 2 slightly unequal-length bays, with
storeyed bay to either end, that to right broader. 2 storeys
and attic on stone plinth. Right and left end bays jettied,
jetties returning on moulded dragon posts. Front elevation and
gable ends close-studded, right gable end with horizontal
moulded fillet half way up first floor. Arch-braced flying wall-
plate. Solid bracket under central tie-beam and under an
apparent tie-beam to centre of left bay of hall. Hipped roof
with gablets. Broad, partly renewed, projecting brick stack on
stone base to left gable end, and brick stack in front slope of
roof to right end of right bay of hall. Dormer to right hip.
Irregular fenestration of 4 windows:- one 3-light wood mullion
window to each outer bay; tall, narrow wooden mullion window of
3 pointed lights between mid-rail and eaves beneath stack;
quadripartite hall window to centre of left bay of hall, each
part of 4 narrow pointed lights. Ribbed and boarded door with
4-centred arched head with hollow spandrels to left end of right
end bay of hall. Rear lean-to. Interior not inspected.

Listing NGR: TQ8094251816

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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