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Ruins of Sutton Castle, Sutton Valence

Description: Ruins of Sutton Castle

Grade: II
Date Listed: 18 December 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 174180

OS Grid Reference: TQ8153549111
OS Grid Coordinates: 581535, 149111
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2123, 0.5977

Location: Rectory Lane, Sutton Valence, Kent ME17 3BT

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

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Listing Text

TQ 8049-8149
(north side)
7/158 Ruins of Sutton

Ruins of castle. Late C12 or early C13. Stone. Ruins of
keep about 12 metres square, walls standing in places to height
of about 7 metres. Fragment of smaller block about 2 metres
to north. Scheduled Ancient Monument.

Listing NGR: TQ8153549111

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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