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Barn About 35 Metres South West of Den Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Collier Street, Kent

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Latitude: 51.2006 / 51°12'2"N

Longitude: 0.4503 / 0°27'1"E

OS Eastings: 571285

OS Northings: 147454

OS Grid: TQ712474

Mapcode National: GBR PRX.LP8

Mapcode Global: VHJMR.R2FX

Entry Name: Barn About 35 Metres South West of Den Farmhouse

Listing Date: 14 October 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1069052

English Heritage Legacy ID: 174889

Location: Collier Street, Maidstone, Kent, TN12

County: Kent

District: Maidstone

Civil Parish: Collier Street

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

Church of England Parish: Collier Street St Margaret

Church of England Diocese: Rochester

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Listing Text

Tg 74 NW
(north side)
Collier Street
4/89 Barn about 35
metres south-
west of Den

Barn. Late C16 or early C17, with later (probably C19) addition to right.
Timber framed, weatherboarded, on rendered stone plinth. Plain tile roof.
6 timber-framed bays, built at right-angles to, but set back from, Lane;
four to left (south) late C16 or early C17, two to right (one very short)
added, probably in late C18 or in C19. Midstrey to fourth timber-framed bay
from right (second from right end of C16 or early C17 section). Roof
gabled to left, half-hipped to right. Full-height double doors towards
centre. Low single door towards right end, with small two-light casement
beside it. Rear lean-to, open to rear (west), with posts on padstones
(forming 5 bays). Wooden feeding troughs to two left end bays. Interior:
gunstock-jowled posts. Arch-braced tie-beams. (Tie-beam between two added
bays truncated). Clasped-purlin roof with windbraces, diminishing principal
rafters, and vertical queen struts to collars to C16 or early C17 section.
Clasped-purlin roof with ridge piece to right end bays, in smaller-scantling
timber. Principal posts ledged for cross beams for former floor to two right
bays and mortices for partitions under corresponding tie-beams. Mortices for
diamond mullion windows under wall-plates of right end bays of C16 or early C17
section, but timber possibly re-used. Tension braces above midrail. Two-
light mullion window with pegged cill to right gable end. Den Farmhouse not

Listing NGR: TQ7128547454

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