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Pesthouse, Collier Street

Description: Pesthouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 October 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 174875

OS Grid Reference: TQ7040347163
OS Grid Coordinates: 570403, 147163
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1983, 0.4376

Location: Claygate Road, Yalding, Kent ME18 6BB

Locality: Collier Street
Local Authority: Maidstone Borough Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: ME18 6BB

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Listing Text

TQ 74 NW
(South-west side)

House, formerly a pesthouse, now house. C16, with C19 or C20 facade.
Timber framed. Ground floor red brick in stretcher bond, first floor
tile-hung. Plain tile roof. Now 3 timber-framed bays. 2 low storeys.
Roof gabled to left, and gabled down to roof over right bay, which is of
slightly shallower pitch and hipped to right. Multiple red brick stack
to left end of right bay. Irregular fenestration of 2 small recessed
two-light casements adjacent to each other towards centre. Three ground-
floor casements; one single-light to each end and one four-light to right
end of central bay. Ribbed door to left end of right bay. Shallow lean-
to in same materials to right end. Interior: only partly inspected.
Exposed framing to ground floor of central bay, with broad, close-set
axial joists. Partition of broadly-spaced studs of relatively heavy
scantling between left and central bays. Marked as a pesthouse on C19
O.S. maps.

Listing NGR: TQ7040347163

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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