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Old Shelve

A Grade II Listed Building in Lenham, Kent

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Latitude: 51.2279 / 51°13'40"N

Longitude: 0.7545 / 0°45'16"E

OS Eastings: 592419

OS Northings: 151243

OS Grid: TQ924512

Mapcode National: GBR RVK.ZH5

Mapcode Global: VHKK6.1D7J

Plus Code: 9F326QH3+5R

Entry Name: Old Shelve

Listing Date: 26 April 1968

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1186033

English Heritage Legacy ID: 173872

Location: Lenham, Maidstone, Kent, ME17

County: Kent

Civil Parish: Lenham

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

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TQ 95 SW (south side)

5/137 Old Shelve

Farmhouse. Early-to-mid C17 and early C19. Front range: Early C19.
Red brick in Flemish bond. Right gable end chequered red and
grey brick. Plain tile roof. 2 storeys, attics and cellar.
Half-hipped roof. Rear stack to left and another to right. 2
hipped dormers. Regular fenestration of 3 glazing-bar sashes,
ground-floor windows with segmental heads. Central panelled
door with rectangular fanlight and flat bracketted hood. Rear range:
forming T plan. Early-to-mid C17. Red brick with occasional
grey headers in English bond. Plain tile roof. 2 storeys.
Multiple red brick ridge stack to left of centre and smaller
stack to right end. Regular fenestration of three 2-light
leaded casements. 2 ground-floor casements with segmental heads.
Blocked door with segmental head beneath stack and another further
to right. Garage doors to right end. Interior: C17 features in
rear range. Possible smoking chamber against main flue in attic.
Side purlin roof.

Listing NGR: TQ9241951243

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