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Spilshill Court, Staplehurst

Description: Spilshill Court

Grade: II
Date Listed: 25 July 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 174561

OS Grid Reference: TQ7922843153
OS Grid Coordinates: 579228, 143153
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1596, 0.5618

Locality: Staplehurst
Local Authority: Maidstone Borough Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: TN12 0DL

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Listing Text

TQ 74 SE (North side)

3/94 Spilshill Court

House. C17, restored and with additions of late C19 or early C20.
Timber framed. Ground floor painted brick in Flemish bond, first
floor tile-hung. Plain tile roof. 2 storeys and garret. Gabled.
Right gable end close-studded with recessed infilling, and with
decorative work to gable. Plain bargeboards and finial to left
gable end. Red brick stack towards left end. Multiple red and grey
brick ridge stack to left of centre. Two rear stacks to right.
Irregular fenestration of 5 leaded windows; one 2-light moulded
casement towards left end, one 3-light bracketed oriel in projecting
2-storey rectangular bay with plain bargeboards and pendant to left
of stack, one 4-light casement between stack and porch, one C17
ten-light moulded mullioned and transomed oriel window with coved
base to porch, and one 3-light casement to right end bay. 2-storey
porch towards right end; painted brick on ground floor, tile-hung
above, with moulded midrails, wall-plate, tie-beam and collar, plain
bargeboards, finial and pendant. Ribbed door in moulded rectangular
architrave. 2-storey rear wing to right, close-studded, with
higher eaves than main range, their line carried across main-range
gable. Further painted brick rear wing behind porch. Interior not
inspected. Porch said to have been brought from Aydhurst (since
demolished) in c.1906.

Listing NGR: TQ7922843153

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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