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Henikers, Sutton Valence

Description: Henikers

Grade: II
Date Listed: 26 April 1968
English Heritage Building ID: 174155

OS Grid Reference: TQ8155048212
OS Grid Coordinates: 581550, 148212
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2043, 0.5975

Locality: Sutton Valence
Local Authority: Maidstone Borough Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: ME17 3EE

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Listing Text

TQ 84 NW
(north-west side)
5/136 Henikers

Farmhouse. Late C14 or early C15, with later C16 and mid C19
alterations. Timber framed. Front elevation clad on both floors
with banded plain and fishscale tiles except ground floor of
right end bay, which is red brick in Flemish bond. Plain tile
roof. 2 open hall bays with storeyed bay to right end. Left
end bay rebuilt in C19, and oast-house added to left. 2 storeys
and garret on rendered plinth. Roof hipped with gablet to left,
half-hipped with gablet to right. Multiple brick stack with
fillet, in front slope of roof off-centre to right. Irregular
fenestration of 4 windows; two three-light and one 2-light C19
casements, and 3-light ovolo-moulded mullion window with diamond
subsidiary mullions under stack. 2 adjacent panelled doors,
each with 2 top lights and flat bracketed hood, beneath stack.
C20 ribbed door with flat hood to left end. Oasthouse in 2
sections, one weatherboarded, one tile-hung, each hipped to
front. Interior: exposed framing. Moulded first-floor end-of-
hall beam and evidence for cornice. Moulded central crown-post
and pilaster crown-post. Sous-laces. Part of newel staircase
behind stack.

Listing NGR: TQ8155048212

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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