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Butchers Mere, Collier Street

Description: Butchers Mere

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 October 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 174876

OS Grid Reference: TQ7147046495
OS Grid Coordinates: 571470, 146495
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1920, 0.4525

Location: B2162, Yalding, Kent TN12 9RR

Locality: Collier Street
Local Authority: Maidstone Borough Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: TN12 9RR

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Listing Text

TQ 74 NW
Collier Street
Butchers Mere

House. C18 with early-to-mid Cl9 addition and later alterations. Ground
floor of main range painted brick, first floor tile-hung. Front wing has
reddish-grey brick in Flemish bond to ground floor and tile-hung first
floor. Plain tile roof. Main range lobby entry plan of two timber-
framed bays and central stack bay. Short early-to-mid Cl9 wing running
forwards from centre and left side of front elevation. Main range 2
storeys and garret, wing 2 storeys. Half-hipped roof to main range.
Wing gabled to front. Red brick ridge stack towards centre of main range.
Slightly-projecting front gable end stack to wing. Irregular fenestration
of 2 two-light casements with slanted bracketed wooden hoods, to right
side of wing. One three-light casement with similar hood towards right end
of main range. Panelled door in red brick porch with plain tile roof to
right side of wing, towards junction with main range. Gabled single-
storey red brick addition to left gable end of main range, and further
L-plan addition with hipped plain-tile roof to left of that. Rear lean-
to. Interior: some exposed framing to each floor. Chamfered axial beam
to right ground-floor room. Narrow staircase between stack and former
front doorway. C19 fireplace to ground floor room of wing.

Listing NGR: TQ7147046495

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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