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Latitude: 51.2445 / 51°14'40"N
Longitude: 0.2208 / 0°13'14"E
OS Eastings: 555103
OS Northings: 151824
OS Grid: TQ551518
Mapcode National: GBR MNC.W3B
Mapcode Global: VHHPS.SZ2B
Entry Name: Milking Parlour South West of Rumshed Farmhouse
Listing Date: 19 February 1990
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1070380
English Heritage Legacy ID: 179647
Location: Seal, Sevenoaks, Kent, TN15
Civil Parish: Seal
Traditional County: Kent
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent
Church of England Parish: Weald St George
Church of England Diocese: Rochester
TQ 55 SE
2/213 Milking parlour south west
of Rumshed Farmhouse
Milking parlour. Late C19. Ragstone rubble with brick dressings; peg-tile
Plan: On a north south axis and at right angles to the adjoining granary
(q.v.). A large rectangular milking parlour with a lean-to at the south end.
At the north end a small heated room adjoins at right angles to the east.
Entrances to the north and south ends.
Exterior: Single storey. Gabled roof. 4 windows to each long side with 4
original roof vents on each side of the ridge. The north end has a large C20
doorway in the centre flanked by smaller blocked doors. The heated room to
the left has a doorway on the north side, a stack in the south west corner and
Interior: 6 bays of iron roof trusses with cambered ties. It is said that
some of the milking equipment used to be slung over the trusses (information
Part of a good farmstead group with other agricultural buildings and Rumshed
Farmhouse, which was called St Julian's Farm before 1975. The parish and
district boundary runs through the farmhouse, which is partly in Sevenoaks
Listing NGR: TQ5661249320
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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