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Coldbridge Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Boughton Malherbe, Kent

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Latitude: 51.1991 / 51°11'56"N

Longitude: 0.697 / 0°41'49"E

OS Eastings: 588520

OS Northings: 147889

OS Grid: TQ885478

Mapcode National: GBR QTK.P22

Mapcode Global: VHKKC.1493

Entry Name: Coldbridge Farmhouse

Listing Date: 21 October 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1076966

English Heritage Legacy ID: 174237

Location: Boughton Malherbe, Maidstone, Kent, TN27

County: Kent

District: Maidstone

Civil Parish: Boughton Malherbe

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

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Listing Text

TQ 84 NE (South side)

6/4 Coldbridge


Fragment of castle, now farmhouse. Built by Fulk de Peyforer after 1314.
C19 facade. Small block stone, roughly coursed to south elevation, evenly
coursed to west, with C19 red brick dressings. Right side of south elevation
tile hung on first floor. Plain tile roof. L-plan. South Elevation:
2 storeys. on stone plinth. Flat eaves soffits. Hipped roof with gablets,
left (west) hip returning. Gable end stacks. Irregular fenestration of
three 2-light casements. Half-glazed central door in C20 half-glazed
block porch. West return elevation: cills and lower part of chamfered stone
jambs of 2 first-floor windows of a taller, truncated, building, visible
immediately under eaves, one towards north end and one towards south.
Ashlar jambs of intermediate ground-floor opening towards south end. Interior
not inspected. Doubly moated site; inner moat rectangular, outer triangular.
(J. Newman, B.O.E. Series, West Kent and the Weald, 1980 edition).

Listing NGR: TQ8852047889

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