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Great Barnetts Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Tonbridge, Kent

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.1967 / 51°11'47"N

Longitude: 0.2241 / 0°13'26"E

OS Eastings: 555495

OS Northings: 146510

OS Grid: TQ554465

Mapcode National: GBR MNY.X21

Mapcode Global: VHHQ5.T5TZ

Plus Code: 9F3256WF+MJ

Entry Name: Great Barnetts Farmhouse

Listing Date: 10 September 1954

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1258981

English Heritage Legacy ID: 445301

Location: Leigh, Sevenoaks, Kent, TN11

County: Kent

Civil Parish: Leigh

Built-Up Area: Leigh

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

Church of England Parish: Leigh

Church of England Diocese: Rochester

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Listing Text

LEIGH LEIGH
1.
5280
Powder Mill Lane
(North Side)
Great Barnetts Farmhouse
TQ 5546 20/716 10.9.54.
II
2.
House of late C16 appearance, said to have been built by Sir Philip Sidney for
his bailiff. 2 storeys. Left, 2 window section under hipped gable with attic
window below hip. l-window projecting centre section, under gable, has overhanging
1st floor on ornamental brackets with moulded tie piece. 2-window right section.
Tiled roof with tall central compound brick stack. Tile hung 1st floor. Ground
floor of red brick with some blue headers. Windows C18 and replaced sashes
with glazing bars in flush moulded wood frames. 6-panel door, in similar frame,
under flat hood on carved brackets. Inside much exposed timber and old plank
floors. Also much Tudor and Jacobean panelling, probably imported from elsewhere.
One inglenook fireplace and an altered carved stone fireplace which also looks
like an import.


Listing NGR: TQ5549546510

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

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