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Styles, Yalding

Description: Styles

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 October 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 174858

OS Grid Reference: TQ6977149804
OS Grid Coordinates: 569771, 149804
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2222, 0.4298

Location: B2162, Yalding, Kent ME18 6EP

Locality: Yalding
Local Authority: Maidstone Borough Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: ME18 6EP

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Listing Text

TQ 6949
(South-west side)
(Formerly known as
High Street, East-
West Arm)

House, possibly formerly cottages, now house. Late C18. Timber framed,
weatherboarded, with plain tile roof. 2 timber-framed bays. 2 storeys,
on rendered plinth. Hipped roof. Broad projecting stack with rendered
base and brick flue, to right gable end. Irregular fenestration of 2
three-light casements. Two similar windows to ground floor. Boarded
door up four steps to right of centre. Rear lean-to with rendered base
and weatherboarded gable. Interior: chamfered-principal posts with long
cut jowls. Chamfered tie-beams and wall-plates. Clasped-purlin roof
with diminishing principal rafters. Curved tension braces to rear first-
floor wall. Chamfered ground-floor beam, and stair trimmer to rear left
corner. Broad red and grey brick ground-floor fireplace with bevelled
bressumer and blocked bread oven. C19 first-floor grate. Hair plaster
infilling with pricked pattern to rear first-floor wall. Formerly known
as Forge Cottage.

Listing NGR: TQ6977149804

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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