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The Old Plantation, Bearsted

Description: The Old Plantation

Grade: II
Date Listed: 25 July 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 173536

OS Grid Reference: TQ7927655492
OS Grid Coordinates: 579276, 155492
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2704, 0.5686

Location: Plantation Lane, Bearsted, Kent ME14 4BJ

Locality: Bearsted
Local Authority: Maidstone Borough Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: ME14 4BJ

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Listing Text

(north side)
No 33
5/29 The Old Plantation
25.7.52 (formerly listed under

Possible house, now Public House. C16 and C17. Close-studded
timber framing with plaster infilling and plain tile roof, at
right angles to road. C16 open hall with C17 cross-wing to left?
Right section: 1½ storeys approx. 2 timber-framed bays, roof
hipped to right. Gabled eaves dormer towards left end, C20
bay window under it with pentice roof. C20 ribbed door at left
end. Left cross-wing: 2 storeys and attic on stone plinth. Jettied
to front and along left side elevation (to road) with dragon
post with moulded capital. Gable has plain bargeboards and
central pendant. Other end of roof hipped. Projecting stack
on left side towards front of building, with stone base and
tumbled brickwork towards top. 3-light leaded casement to attic,
first-floor oriel on brackets, probably C20 and C20 bay window
on ground floor. Interior: has moulded crown post towards right

Listing NGR: TQ7927655492

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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