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Latitude: 51.1489 / 51°8'55"N
Longitude: 0.2063 / 0°12'22"E
OS Eastings: 554412
OS Northings: 141161
OS Grid: TQ544411
Mapcode National: GBR MPH.YT7
Mapcode Global: VHHQC.JDF3
Entry Name: Barn Approximately 6 Metres North East of Little Laverall
Listing Date: 24 August 1990
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1240362
English Heritage Legacy ID: 438766
Location: Speldhurst, Tunbridge Wells, Kent, TN3
District: Tunbridge Wells
Civil Parish: Speldhurst
Built-Up Area: Bullingstone
Traditional County: Kent
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent
Church of England Parish: Speldhurst St Mary the Virgin
Church of England Diocese: Rochester
TQ 54 SW SPELDHURST BULLINGSTONE LANE
3/468 Barn approx 6m north east of
17.8.87 Little Laverall
Barn, probably stables originally. C19. Exposed timber-framing on coursed
sandstone footings, part is thatched, part has a peg-tile roof.
Plan: Range of former agricultural buildings facing south West towards Little
Laverall (q.v.). Long low building to right with 2-storey section at the left
Exterior: The low block is 4 bays with a plank door right of centre and 3
long but narrow horizontal windows containing rectangular panes of leaded
glass. Doorway in left end of the taller left block flanked by similar
windows but these have glazing bars. Thatch roof is gable-ended rising up to
the tile-roofed left block. Timbers of the frame of relatively narrow
scantling and include mostly straight braces but a large curving tension brace
at the right end may indicate older origins for the building. The building
backs onto the lane and the bank is revetted with coursed sandstone.
Interior: Has plain C19 carpentry detail.
This building forms part of a group with nearby Little Laverall (q.v.) and The
Cottage and Holly Cottage (q.v.).
Listing NGR: TQ5442341137
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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