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Jh Sutton and Son Limited and House to Right, Marden

Description: Jh Sutton and Son Limited and House to Right

Grade: II
Date Listed: 23 March 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 174732

OS Grid Reference: TQ7463544551
OS Grid Coordinates: 574635, 144551
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1735, 0.4968

Location: High Street, Marden, Kent TN12 9DP

Locality: Marden
Local Authority: Maidstone Borough Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: TN12 9DP

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Listing Text

(south-west side)

5/74 J.H.Sutton & Son
Ltd. and house to


House and shop. C15 or early C16, with later C16 alterations and
late C18 or early C19 facade. Timber framed. Ground floor chequered
red and grey brick, first floor tile-hung. First floor of right
gable end weatherboarded. Plain tile roof. Approximately 5 timber-
framed bays; possibly a single-bay open hall with two-bay storeyed
ends. 2 storeys. Moulded wooden fillet to base of tile-hanging.
Boxed eaves. Roof hipped to right. Red and grey brick stack in rear
slope of roof towards left end. Irregular fenestration of 5
casements; three two-light and two three-light. Two shallow
rectangular bay windows to ground floor, one towards left and one
towards centre, and one three-light casement towards right end.
Half-glazed door towards left end, another towards centre, and
ribbed door to house towards right end. Interior: only partly
inspected. Exposed framing. Moulded beam to left end of central bay,
with tension braces to partition above it. Differently-moulded later
C16 axial beam to same bay. Plain beam morticed for partition, to
right end of bay. Long shaped jowls to principal posts. Cambered
tie-beam between left end bays. Shutter groove and edge-halved scarf
joint to rear wall to left.

Listing NGR: TQ7463844548

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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