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The Railway Tavern, Staplehurst

Description: The Railway Tavern

Grade: II
Date Listed: 25 March 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 174637

OS Grid Reference: TQ7857144252
OS Grid Coordinates: 578571, 144252
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1696, 0.5529

Location: Station Road, Staplehurst, Kent TN12 0QH

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

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Listing Text

TQ 74 SE (East side)

3/168 The Railway Tavern


Public House. C17, with C19 and C20 alterations. Timber framed. Main
range weatherboarded, wing rendered, both with tile-hung gables. Plain
tile roof. T-plan; main range at right-angles to road, wing to left
towards centre. 2 storeys and garret. Half-hipped roof to main range,
and to left gable-end of wing. Multiple brick ridge stack to junction
of main range and wing. Irregular fenestration of 2 casements; one small
paned casement to wing and one 2-light to gable end of main range.
Lean-to to front gable end. Weatherboarded lean-to in angle between
main range and wing, returning round gable end of wing, with stack and
with door to left end. Single-storey weatherboarded addition with half-
hipped roof to right, also with door. Interior: only partly inspected.
Exposed beams and C17 fireplace to front room of main range.

Listing NGR: TQ7857144252

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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