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Chestnut Street Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Borden, Kent

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Latitude: 51.3412 / 51°20'28"N

Longitude: 0.6853 / 0°41'7"E

OS Eastings: 587130

OS Northings: 163660

OS Grid: TQ871636

Mapcode National: GBR QRT.S49

Mapcode Global: VHJM3.TKP5

Entry Name: Chestnut Street Farmhouse

Listing Date: 24 January 1967

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1069384

English Heritage Legacy ID: 176050

Location: Borden, Swale, Kent, ME9

County: Kent

District: Swale

Civil Parish: Borden

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

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Listing Text

(south side)

5/20 Chestnut Street Farmhouse

Wealden hall house. C16 and C17, clad C19. Timber framed and
clad with rendered brick and imitation timber frame. Three framed
bays and screens passage. Two storeys, jettied first floor left,
underbuilt jetty to right. Arch braced flying wall-plate to
central recessed bay. Hipped roof with gablets and catslide out-
shot to right and stack to end left. Irregular fenestration of
3 glazing bar sashes to each floor and half-glazed and panelled
door to right in half-timbered gabled porch. Interior: the right
hand wing was rebuilt 1609, as carved and dated beam indicates,
probable date of inserted ceiling to hall, and blocking off screens
passage (survives internally to left). The C17 wing with blocked
door to right return front with carved Ionic columns and cornice.
Remnants of dias beam in hall. Crown post roof.

Listing NGR: TQ8713063660

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

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