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Latitude: 51.1865 / 51°11'11"N
Longitude: 0.2932 / 0°17'35"E
OS Eastings: 560356
OS Northings: 145533
OS Grid: TQ603455
Mapcode National: GBR MP7.GYD
Mapcode Global: VHHQ7.1FBR
Entry Name: Barn Approximately 30 Metres North of Nos 1 and 2 Brook Cottages
Listing Date: 24 August 1990
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1261774
English Heritage Legacy ID: 436722
Location: Capel, Tunbridge Wells, Kent, TN11
District: Tunbridge Wells
Civil Parish: Capel
Built-Up Area: Tonbridge
Traditional County: Kent
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent
Church of England Parish: Tudeley cum Capel with Five Oak Green
Church of England Diocese: Rochester
TQ 64 NW CAPEL TUDELEY LANE
1/298 Barn approx 30m north of Nos 1
and 2 Brook Farm Cottages
Threshing barn. Mid C19. Timber-framed and clad with weatherboards on brick
footings; peg-tile roof.
Plan: Threshing barn faces south. 3-bays with central opposing doorways onto
the threshing floor. Integral outshots across the rear and returning round
the left (west) end.
Exterior: Front has central full height double doorways still containing
original plank doors. Smaller doorways each side. To rear lower doorway from
the outshot there. Roof is half-hipped both ends.
Interior: Is very well-preserved. 3 bays. The framing has staggered rails
and large curving braces. From the posts either side of the main doorways
there are large raking struts down the sides of the threshing floor. The left
(western) rear bay is filled with a series of slender struts with narrow waney
planks nailed across the front to create a kind of grille. Roof of tie-beam
trusses with clasped side purlins.
Listing NGR: TQ6179545584
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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