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Hop Pickers' Kitchen at Tq 768 415, Staplehurst

Description: Hop Pickers' Kitchen at Tq 768 415

Grade: II
Date Listed: 25 March 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 174635

OS Grid Reference: TQ7686541494
OS Grid Coordinates: 576865, 141494
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1454, 0.5272

Location: Staplehurst, Kent TN12 0HH

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

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Listing Text

TQ 768 415 (South side)

3/165 Hop-Pickers'
Kitchen at TQ 768 415


Hop-Pickers' kitchen or cook-house. C19. Red brick with occasional grey
headers, in Flemish bond. Plain tile roof. 2 apparently entirely
separate rooms. Single storey. Gabled. Projecting shouldered gable-end
stacks rising well above ridge, corbelled out from about half way up wall.
One window opening towards each end. 2 doors set towards centre. Rear
brick lean-to with slate roof, also to centre and backing on to stream,
containing 2 separate WC's, each with external door only. Interior:
broad hearth with cambered head right across each gable end. Brick wall
between rooms, boarded above eaves level.

Listing NGR: TQ7686541494

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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