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Former Almshouses, Now Part of Sutton Valence School, Sutton Valence

Description: Former Almshouses, Now Part of Sutton Valence School

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 October 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 174158

OS Grid Reference: TQ8126749218
OS Grid Coordinates: 581267, 149218
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2134, 0.5939

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

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Listing Text

TQ 8049-8149
(north side)
7/138 Former
Almshouses, now
20.10.52 part of
Sutton Valence

Row of 6 almshouses, now part of school. Founded 1574 by William
Lambe, restored after fire 1909-1910. Small blocks of coursed
stone, with plain tile roof. One storey and attic on moulded
plinth. Moulded wooden eaves cornice. 6 hipped dormers
Regular 6-window front of 2-light chamfered stone mullion
windows with 4-centred arched lights, one window flanking each
pair of doors with interval between each group. Six chamfered
4-centred arched stone doorways in pairs; 2 towards each
end and 2 to centre. Ribbed doors. Coat of arms with
achievements set towards centre. Interiors not inspected.

Listing NGR: TQ8126749218

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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