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Little London Cottage Saddlery Stores, Staplehurst

Description: Little London Cottage Saddlery Stores

Grade: II
Date Listed: 25 March 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 174610

OS Grid Reference: TQ7856143189
OS Grid Coordinates: 578561, 143189
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1601, 0.5522

Location: High Street, Staplehurst, Kent TN12 0AR

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

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Listing Text

TQ 7843 (West side)

5/144 Saddlery Stores
and Little
London Cottage


House pair and shop. C18, with C19 alterations. Timber framed,
weatherboarded, with plain tile roof. 2 storeys and attic on painted
brick plinth. Gabled. Gable end stack to left, and rear stack to left
of centre. 2 small hipped 2-light dormers. Irregular fenestration of
3 sashes; two 4-pane sashes to Saddlery Stores and one 12-pane sash to
Little London Cottage. 3 canted bay windows to ground floor, 2 with
leaded roofs. Panelled door under flat bracketed hood between left and
central windows, to Saddlery Stores. Half-glazed door with row of
ventilation holes over and with flat bracketed hood, to right end of
stores. Panelled door with reeded architrave and paterae adjacent to
it between right and central windows, to Little London Cottage. Plain-
tile pentice across door and bay window of Cottage. Short rear wing.
Interior not inspected. Formerly known as C.R. Wood Sadler, and the
adjoining house on the north, occupier Fletcher. Included for group

Listing NGR: TQ7856143183

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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