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The Old Bakery, Bearsted

Description: The Old Bakery

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 July 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 173546

OS Grid Reference: TQ8020655852
OS Grid Coordinates: 580206, 155852
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2733, 0.5821

Location: The Street, Bearsted, Kent ME14 4EW

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

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Listing Text

(south side)
The Old Bakery


House to right, cottage adjoining to left. Cottage formerly
bakery, now part dwelling, part garage. C15, C16 and C17.
Plastered timber framing with plain tile roof. C15 hall
(truncated to right) and one-bay cross-wing; one-bay late C16
addition behind cross-wing, and late C16 or early Cl7 cottage of
2 timber-framed bays to left. Single-storey hall, 2-storey
cross-wing with low bracketted jetty and hipped roof with gablet.
Single-storey cottage. Multiple stack between cross-wing
and added rear bay. Irregular fenestration of single small
2-light C20 window to hall horizontal sliding casement to
ground floor of wing with C20 casement on first floor above
it and large C19 shop window to right section of cottage.
C20 panelled door to hall, half-glazed door to left of former
shop window, garage doors at left end. Added rear bay timber
framed with plaster infilling on left side elevation, tile
hung end elevation. 2 storeys, formerly jettied on end
elevation. Interior: exposed beams, joists and posts. Moulded
crown-post at right end of hall.

Listing NGR: TQ8020255853

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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