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Ye Old Poste House, Sutton Valence

Description: Ye Old Poste House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 26 April 1968
English Heritage Building ID: 174160

OS Grid Reference: TQ8135049234
OS Grid Coordinates: 581350, 149234
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2135, 0.5951

Location: 3 High Street, Sutton Valence, Kent ME17 3AG

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)
7/140 Ye Old Poste
26.4.68 (formerly
listed as
Post Office
and the house attached)

House, now tea-rooms and house. Late C16 or early C17 with
late C18/early C19 facade. Timber framed, ground floor clad
with painted brick, first floor tile-hung. Plain tiled roof.
2 storeys and attic. Right gable end has exposed framing with
plaster infilling. Broad central stack parallel to ridge, in
front slope of roof. 2 hipped dormers. Irregular fenestration
of three 3-light casements. Central recessed panelled door up
2 steps beneath stack with flat moulded hood. Interior partly
inspected. 3 timber framed bays including stack bay. Ovolo-
moulded ground-floor beams. Gable end shows clasped purlin roof
with queen-struts to high collar.

Listing NGR: TQ8135049234

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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