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The Kings Arms Inn and Shop Adjoining to Right, Headcorn

Description: The Kings Arms Inn and Shop Adjoining to Right

Grade: II
Date Listed: 10 July 1973
English Heritage Building ID: 174287

OS Grid Reference: TQ8332244235
OS Grid Coordinates: 583322, 144235
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1680, 0.6208

Location: 1 Church Walk, Headcorn, Kent TN27 9NH

Locality: Headcorn
Local Authority: Maidstone Borough Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: TN27 9NH

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Listing Text

TQ 8344 (North side)
10/63 The King's Arms
Inn and Shop
Adjoining to
10.7.73 Right


Inn. C18 or earlier with C19 alterations. Right wing chequered red and
grey brick, rest pebbledashed. Plain tile roof. Built on corner. 2
storeys. Right wing 2 storeys and garret. Roof hipped to left,
with gablet, hip returning. Right wing projects forwards slightly, with
open-work bargeboards to front gable. Brick ridge stack towards left end
of main range, and smaller one towards right end. Further brick stack to
right side of right wing. Irregular fenestration of 4 12-pane sashes; 3
to main range and one with segmental head to right wing. 2 canted bays to
ground floor of main range. Canted shop window with small rectangular
panes to right wing with half-glazed door to left of it, all under plain-
tiled pentice. Half-glazed door with flat bracketed hood to right of
centre of main range. Rear return wing to left facing on to North Street
and 2 further short rear wings to main range. Interior not inspected.

Listing NGR: TQ8331944236

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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