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Motto Cottages, Sutton Valence

Description: Motto Cottages

Grade: II
Date Listed: 18 December 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 174162

OS Grid Reference: TQ8121349181
OS Grid Coordinates: 581213, 149181
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2131, 0.5931

Location: Lower Road, Sutton Valence, Kent ME17 3BL

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

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Listing Text

TQ 8049-8149
[south side]
7/142 1 and 2 Motto

House, now 2 cottages. C17 or earlier, with mid-to-late C19
alterations. Ground floor rendered, first floor hung with
banded plain and fishscale tiles. Plain tile roof. Main
range with short (probably later) wing projecting forwards
to right end. 2 storeys. Roof half-hipped to left.Wing has
higher eaves and roof half-hipped to street. Multiple brick
ridge stack in front slope of roof to centre of main range.
Irregular fenestration of four 12-pane glazing-bar sashes,
3 to main range, one to left side of wing. Panelled door
to No. 1 beneath stack and to No. 2 up 2 steps to left side
of wing. 3 small plaques to first floor bearing mottoes.
2-storey addition to left not included. Interior not inspected.

Listing NGR: TQ8121349181

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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