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Falconhurst Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Aldington, Kent

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Latitude: 51.0724 / 51°4'20"N

Longitude: 0.9629 / 0°57'46"E

OS Eastings: 607663

OS Northings: 134521

OS Grid: TR076345

Mapcode National: GBR SZ3.Q89

Mapcode Global: FRA D6X9.0YR

Entry Name: Falconhurst Farmhouse

Listing Date: 27 November 1957

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1071247

English Heritage Legacy ID: 181586

Location: Aldington, Ashford, Kent, TN25

County: Kent

District: Ashford

Civil Parish: Aldington

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

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Listing Text

7/1 Falconhurst
House. C15 and clad and extended early C18. Timber framed and clad with
painted brick with plain tiled roof.Hall house plan in origin. Two storeys
and attic in 2 builds, the timber framed range to left, with plinth and
hipped roof with gablet and stack to rear left, with stack cluster to right,
and roof stepped up to C18 range, with plinth, plat, hipped dormer and
stack at end right. Two wooden casements on each floor to each block, with
small casement in stack-bay of framed building on 1st floor. Painted
ragstone outshot to left with boarded door. Plank and stud door to right
in gabled porch. Outshots to rear. Framed interior, said to date c.1480.
Manorial and former parochial centre (the site of church of St. Leonard is
about 100 metres north) (See Hasted, vol. VIII)

Listing NGR: TR0766334521

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