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Oak Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Hever, Kent

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.226 / 51°13'33"N

Longitude: 0.0912 / 0°5'28"E

OS Eastings: 546116

OS Northings: 149500

OS Grid: TQ461495

Mapcode National: GBR LM7.5VQ

Mapcode Global: VHHPX.JGK0

Entry Name: Oak Farmhouse

Listing Date: 10 September 1954

Last Amended: 16 January 1975

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1244003

English Heritage Legacy ID: 448486

Location: Hever, Sevenoaks, Kent, TN8

County: Kent

District: Sevenoaks

Civil Parish: Hever

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

Church of England Parish: Four Elms St Paul

Church of England Diocese: Rochester

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Listing Text

1.
5280 WESTERHAM MAPLETON
Mapleton Road
(West Side)

Oak Farmhouse
(Formerly listed as Oak House,
near Four Elms)
TQ 44 NE 49/1506 10.9.54.

II


2.
Restored hill house of C16 or earlier. Timber-framed building, with C18 alterations.
Entrance front of 2 storeys, 3 windows. High pitched, tiled roof, half hipped
at ends, with compound centre ridge stack, 1st floor tile hung. Ground floor,
rebuilt in coursed galleted rubble with red brick dressings, bears date stone,
1744. C19 and modern casement windows. Plank door under bracketed hood. Tile
hung end gables. At back parts of C17 lean-to remain alongside C18 timber framed,
1-storey extension and early C20 bathroom wing. Inside much exposed timber including
one heavy moulded and embattled beam. Several Tudor brick fireplaces, some damaged.
Oak newel staircase around stout post. Hiding-place, behind landing cupboard,
with air-vent to attic. Panelling and enriched doors and doorcases and cupboards,
all of C18.


Listing NGR: TQ4545351068

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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