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Latitude: 51.284 / 51°17'2"N
Longitude: 0.168 / 0°10'4"E
OS Eastings: 551291
OS Northings: 156104
OS Grid: TQ512561
Mapcode National: GBR S9.YWZ
Mapcode Global: VHHPK.VZPK
Entry Name: The Old Farmhouse
Listing Date: 10 September 1954
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1243291
English Heritage Legacy ID: 446978
Location: Riverhead, Sevenoaks, Kent, TN13
Civil Parish: Riverhead
Built-Up Area: Sevenoaks
Traditional County: Kent
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent
Church of England Parish: Riverhead St Mary
Church of England Diocese: Rochester
5280 RIVERHEAD RIVERHEAD
The Old Farmhouse
TQ 5156 25/963 lO.9.54.
Early C18 front, of 2 storeys, 3 windows, on C17 timber framed range built parallel
to and£against early C15 hall house. Red brick with parapet concealing high
pitched tiled roofs, U-shaped to rear, with central part sweeping down to ground
floor eaves level. C17 and later rear extensions. 3 gabled dormers face west.
Front windows sashes with glazing bars in exposed frames under segmental brick
arches. Centre panelled door in moulded architrave under flat hood on carved
brackets. Inside front section 2 early C18 panelled rooms and delicate staircase
of a little earlier. In old part parts of collar purlin and crown post, shorn
of one brace, can be seen; also one end of main truss with heavy arched tie
beam end and huge arch brace, chamfered in two places.
The Old Cottage, the Old Farm House, and the stable building form a group.
Listing NGR: TQ5129156104
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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