This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.
We don't have any photos of this building yet. Why don't you be the first to send us one?
Latitude: 51.2187 / 51°13'7"N
Longitude: 0.4544 / 0°27'15"E
OS Eastings: 571502
OS Northings: 149472
OS Grid: TQ715494
Mapcode National: GBR PRQ.FQQ
Mapcode Global: VHJMK.TMLM
Plus Code: 9F326F93+FQ
Entry Name: Grove Farm House
Listing Date: 23 May 1967
Last Amended: 23 May 1986
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1249827
English Heritage Legacy ID: 432042
Location: Hunton, Maidstone, Kent, ME15
Civil Parish: Hunton
Traditional County: Kent
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent
Church of England Parish: Hunton St Mary
Church of England Diocese: Rochester
TQ 74 NW HUNTON
4/80 Grove Farm House
Farmhouse. Early C17, with C19 rear additions. Timber-framed with
plaster infilling. Plain tile roof. 2 timber-framed bays and central
stack bay. 2 storeys and garret on chequered red and grey brick plinth.
Close-studded, with facade irregularly divided by principal posts.
Square panelling of 2 unequal panels per storey. Decorative diamond
studding to right gable end. Eaves of right gable end jettied on ovolo-
moulded bressumer, with carved brackets under wall-plate ends. Similar,
shallower, jetty to left. Red and grey brick stack in front slope of
roof towards centre, with 4 diagonally-set flues with corniced tops.
Irregular fenestration of 2 windows; one 3-light leaded casement towards
left end and rectangular leaded light under stack. Evidence for oriel
windows to centre of first floor of each outer bay. C19 two-storey
canted bay to centre of right gable end, flanked on both floors by
3-light ovolo-moulded mullion windows. C19 brick rear wings, possibly
replacing an earlier structure. Panelled door with rectangular fanlight
in reeded architrave with paterae, within brick porch, to junction of
main range and right rear wing. Interior: only partly inspected.
Ceiling of right ground-floor room divided into 9 panels by moulded
cross and axial beams with panelled soffits, and edged with cornice beams.
Jowled principal posts. Clasped purlin roof, with diminishing principal
rafters, windbraces and queen-struts to collars.
Listing NGR: TQ7150249472
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
Other nearby listed buildings