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The Bell Inn, Harrietsham

Description: The Bell Inn

Grade: II
Date Listed: 26 April 1968
English Heritage Building ID: 173762

OS Grid Reference: TQ8709852417
OS Grid Coordinates: 587098, 152417
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2402, 0.6790

Location: East Street, Harrietsham, Kent ME17 1HJ

Locality: Harrietsham
Local Authority: Maidstone Borough Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: ME17 1HJ

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Listing Text

TQ 85 SE (south-west side)

4/29 The Bell Inn
Public House. C16 or earlier wing, front range 1729. Front range:
ground floor coursed galletted stone, first floor painted brick in
Flemish bond. Plain tile roof. 2 storeys on moulded stone plinth.
Plat band under 3 of first floor windows only. Boxed eaves cornice.
Hipped roof. Rear stack to left end. Regular fenestration of
4 glazing bar sashes in open boxes. Ground floor has late C19
sashes with horns. Half-glazed and panelled door with plain
rectangular fanlight under 2nd window from left. Heavy late C19
bracketted hood over door, with dentilled frieze and moulded
triangular pediment. Datestone to first floor. Rear wing to left:
in 2 sections. Timber-framed, tile-hung, with plain tile roof.
Single bay adjoining front range 2 storeys, with large red brick
stack at rear end, in right slope of roof. Approximately 2 further
timber-framed bays with more steeply pitched roof, also 2
storeys, with lean-to to left side, hip to rear, and small stack.
Short right return wing C19, brick and tile-hung, 2 storeys. Interior
only partly inspected.

Listing NGR: TQ8704052442

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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