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Whitepost Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Leigh, Kent

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Latitude: 51.1972 / 51°11'49"N

Longitude: 0.1773 / 0°10'38"E

OS Eastings: 552227

OS Northings: 146475

OS Grid: TQ522464

Mapcode National: GBR MNW.X89

Mapcode Global: VHHQ5.153K

Entry Name: Whitepost Farmhouse

Listing Date: 16 January 1975

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1273260

English Heritage Legacy ID: 445250

Location: Leigh, Sevenoaks, Kent, TN11

County: Kent

District: Sevenoaks

Civil Parish: Leigh

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

Church of England Parish: Chiddingstone Causeway St Luke

Church of England Diocese: Rochester

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Listing Text

Whitepost Farmhouse
TQ 54 NW 50/730
House probably of early C17 with C18 additions. At right old part of 2 storeys
and attic, 1 window. Visible timber framing with plaster filling. Attic floor
overhanging on moulded beam with pendants.
Red brick C19 part of 2 storeys, 2 windows under main gable, one window under
small gable built in imitation of early C17 style with bargeboard and pendanted
finial. Iron casements with interlacing and other patterns. Right return shows
2 old projecting offset chimneys. Garden front rebuilt late C18 or early C19
in red brick with some blue headers. Segmental brick arches to casement windows,
some C19 and some modern. 6-panel door top glazed, under bracketed flat hood.
Inside downstairs heavy beams with wide tongued chamfer. Roman numeral mason's
marks. 2 inglenooks, one partly rebuilt.

Listing NGR: TQ5222746475

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

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