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George Feltham, Butcher Tanyard, Staplehurst

Description: George Feltham, Butcher Tanyard

Grade: II
Date Listed: 25 March 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 174591

OS Grid Reference: TQ7860143043
OS Grid Coordinates: 578601, 143043
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1588, 0.5527

Location: High Street, Staplehurst, Kent TN12 0AU

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

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Listing Text

TQ 7843 (East side)

5/125 Tanyard, and
George Feltham,


House and shop. C17 or earlier, possibly of 2 periods, with mid-to-
late C19 facade. Timber framed. Ground floor red brick in Flemish
bond, first floor rendered . Plain tile roof. 2 storeys and attic.
Section to left of stack slightly recessed, with lower midrail, and
possibly with cut-back facade. Continuous jetty and boxed eaves to
right section. Eaves of left section presently at about same height
as right, but probably formerly lower; truncated tie-beam end
visible to left. Exposed framing with arch-braces and possible
window-cill to first floor of left gable end. Steeply-pitched hipped
roof, with gablet to right. Multiple red-and-grey brick ridge stack
to left of centre, to left end of right section. Projecting red-and-
grey brick stack to right gable end. Rear stack to right. Small
hipped dormer with 2-light casement to right section. Irregular
fenestration of 3 windows; one small 2-light casement to left section,
one 2-pane and one 6-pane sash to right section. Canted bay windows
to ground floor under sashes. Panelled door up 3 steps to left end,
and panelled door up 2 steps between the 2 bay windows. Short
weatherboarded rear wing to left, with lower ridge and hipped roof.
Short rear wing to right. Rectangular single-storey early C20
butcher's shop projecting forwards from junction of 2 sections.

Listing NGR: TQ7860043042

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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