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Hawkenbury Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Tonbridge, Kent

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Latitude: 51.1771 / 51°10'37"N

Longitude: 0.5825 / 0°34'56"E

OS Eastings: 580610

OS Northings: 145149

OS Grid: TQ806451

Mapcode National: GBR PSG.42Z

Mapcode Global: VHJMV.1PS1

Plus Code: 9F325HGJ+RX

Entry Name: Hawkenbury Farmhouse

Listing Date: 26 April 1968

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1344344

English Heritage Legacy ID: 174284

Location: Headcorn, Maidstone, Kent, TN12

County: Kent

District: Maidstone

Civil Parish: Headcorn

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

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Listing Text

TQ 84 NW (East side)

5/57 Hawkenbury
26.4.68 Farmhouse


Farmhouse. C15 with late C16 or early C17 alterations. Timber framed with
plaster infilling. Plain tile roof. Wealden, with 2 roughly equal-length
hall bays, that to left subdivided, and storeyed end bays. 2 storeys on
stone plinth. Broadly spaced studding. Tension braces and arch braces.
Right and left end bays jettied on solid brackets, jetties returning on
moulded dragon posts. Arch-braced flying wall-plate and solid bracket under
central tie-beam. Steeply pitched hipped roof, with gablet to left.
Projecting stack to left end. Brick stack in front slope of roof to right
section of left hall bay. Irregular fenestration of 5 windows; one 3-light
casement to each end bay, one 9-pane fixed light over door, one 2-light
leaded ovolo-moulded mullioned window under stack and 5-light ovolo-moulded
mullioned rectangular oriel window on 3 shaped brackets to right hall bay.
Broad cill just above ground cill to right hall bay. Boarded door within
durns, with short moulded brattished beam over, to left end of hall. Interior
not inspected.

Listing NGR: TQ8060745084

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

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