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Walnut Tree Cottage, East Sutton

Description: Walnut Tree Cottage

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 18 December 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 174104

OS Grid Reference: TQ8375149379
OS Grid Coordinates: 583751, 149379
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2140, 0.6295

Locality: East Sutton
Local Authority: Maidstone Borough Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: ME17 3DR

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Listing Text

TQ 84 NW
(east side)
5/87 Walnut Tree

House, formerly 2 cottages, now house. Mid C14, with alterations
of late C16/early C17 and C19, and C20 addition. Timber framed.
Front elevation clad in C19 with chequered red and grey brick,
upper part of right gable end tile-hung. Plain tile roof.
2 timber-framed bays of mid C14 open hall, with late C16/early
C17 bay added to left end. 1 storey and attics. Projecting
stack to left and gable end stack to right. 3 eaves dormers
with lobed bargeboards, that to centre C20. 3 casements with
segmental heads, that to centre formerly door. C20 door to
left gable end. Two-storey rear wing to left of 1970s, tile-
hung on first floor. Interior: Exposed framing. Moulded
beam to left end of hall. Hall quasi-aisled, with extended
arch brace to cambered central tie-beam, and moulded crown-
post. Jowled posts and double-chamfered arcade plate.
Arcade plate formerly arch-braced. Late C16/early C17 inserted
floor. Highly unusual structure.

Listing NGR: TQ8375149379

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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