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Latitude: 51.2415 / 51°14'29"N
Longitude: 0.6329 / 0°37'58"E
OS Eastings: 583873
OS Northings: 152441
OS Grid: TQ838524
Mapcode National: GBR QT2.4SP
Mapcode Global: VHJMN.X2F2
Entry Name: Barn About 15 Metres East of Church Farmhouse
Listing Date: 18 December 1985
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1100318
English Heritage Legacy ID: 174029
Location: Broomfield and Kingswood, Maidstone, Kent, ME17
Civil Parish: Broomfield and Kingswood
Traditional County: Kent
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent
BROOMFIELD LOWER BROOMFIELD
TQ 85 SW ROAD
2/12 Barn about 15 metres
east of Church
House, now barn. 15th or early 16th century, altered or re-assembled
in 19th century. Timber framed. Right end of front elevation and
ground floor of left end re-built in stone between principal posts.
19th century red brick in Flemish bond between exposed posts to
centre of ground floor. Left three-quarters of first floor weather-
boarded. Plain tile roof. 4 timber-framed bays; 2-bay open area with
storeyed bay to right end [largely re-built] and possibly also to left
[re-built in 19th century]. 2 storeys with hipped roof. Two 9-pane
fixed lights to first floor. First floor door within weatherboarded
section, towards right end, with single door on ground floor beneath.
Double doors towards left end of ground floor. Lean-to to left end.
Interior: exposed framing to first floor. Gunstock-jowled posts.
Cambered central tie-beams with mortices for arch braces, evidence
for fillet, and 3 central peg-holes for crown-post. Re-assembled
smoke-blackened rafters over one bay; roof otherwise largely 19th
century. Replaced studding. Tension braces. Shown on 1843 tithe
Listing NGR: TQ8387352441
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