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Slippery Sam's Inn, Petham

Description: Slippery Sam's Inn

Grade: II
Date Listed: 1 October 1975
English Heritage Building ID: 171386

OS Grid Reference: TR1372649715
OS Grid Coordinates: 613726, 149715
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2066, 1.0583

Location: B2068, Petham, Kent CT4 5PR

Locality: Petham
Local Authority: Canterbury City Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: CT4 5PR

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Listing Text


Slippery Sam's Inn
(formerly listed as
Slippery Sam's Restaurant
TR 14 NW 16/522 1.10.75


Timber-framed cottage, C17 or earlier refaced with red brick in C18. Two storeys.
Steeply-pitched hipped tiled roof. Two casement windows. Gabled modern porch.
Interior contains inglenook fireplace. Originally called Stone Street Farmhouse
and renamed after a farmer who lived there and was nicknamed 'Slippery Sam'
as he was the head of the gang of smugglers known as the Hawkhurst Gang.

Listing NGR: TR1370649713

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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