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Oxley House Including Attached Granary

A Grade II Listed Building in Lenham, Kent

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.2278 / 51°13'39"N

Longitude: 0.7058 / 0°42'20"E

OS Eastings: 589017

OS Northings: 151098

OS Grid: TQ890510

Mapcode National: GBR QT5.Z3M

Mapcode Global: VHKK5.5DYN

Entry Name: Oxley House Including Attached Granary

Listing Date: 25 February 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1253152

English Heritage Legacy ID: 436294

Location: Lenham, Maidstone, Kent, ME17

County: Kent

District: Maidstone

Civil Parish: Lenham

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

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Listing Text

The following building shall be added to the list:-

BOUGHTON ROAD
TQ 8951
(East side)
11/10001 Oxley House including
attached granary
- II
House, formerly Bailiff's house to the Chilston estate. Late C18 or early C19 with C19 additions
to rear (north) elevation. Red brick in Flemish bond, C19 additions tile hung on first floor, with
plain tiled roof and end brick chimneystacks. Two storeys attic and basement. Three
regularly-spaced windows to front (south) elevation which are 16-pane sashes in open boxes.
Brick dentil eaves cornice and raised plat band. Segmental brick arches to ground floor windows.
Central 6-panelled door with flat weatherhood over. Two hipped dormers. North elevation has
C19 casements and C20 wooden porch. Attached granary to rear is weather boarded with hipped
plain tiled roof. Interior contains much original joinery. Stick staircase with column newel. Right
hand front room retains simple pine panelling to dado height, chimneypiece and overmantel and
arched china recesses with serpentine shelves. Another room has open fireplace with moulded
wooden bressumer, 2 cupboards, brick hearth and 4-panelled door with spyhole. First floor has
2 rooms with wooden surrounds to fireplaces, cupboards, some with L-hinges and cast iron
firegrates. Cellar has cambered alcoves.


Listing NGR: TQ8901751098

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

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