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St Margarets House, Collier Street

Description: St Margarets House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 October 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 174895

OS Grid Reference: TQ7175246036
OS Grid Coordinates: 571752, 146036
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1877, 0.4563

Location: 8 Green Lane, Yalding, Kent TN12 9RS

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

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Listing Text

TQ 74 NW
(south side)
Collier Street
St. Margarets

Vicarage, now house. Early-to-mid Cl9, in a Gothick style, with slightly
later C19 additions. Red brick in Flemish bond with yellow brick dressings
and quoins, including quoins of chimney stacks, Plain tile roof, south-
facing. 2 storeys, on brick plinth. Gabled, with moulded bargeboards.
Slightly projecting brick gable end stacks, each with two diagonally-set
flues with brick string towards base and top, and corbelled tops. Regular
3-window front of recessed twelve-pane sashes each with top row of pointed
panes, and with cambered head. Similar windows to ground floor, with splayed
rubbed brick,voussoirs. Central panelled door with plain rectangular
fanlight and flat-topped Doric porch on stone step. Central rear wing in
a similar style, with front and rear gable-end stacks with diagonally-set
flues detailed similarly to those of main range. Regular 3-window front to
long left (west) side, of two two-light casements with pointed upper panes
and segmental heads, and blind central window; similar windows to ground
floor, and central blocked pointed-arched doorway. Two short wings added
adjacent to each other at right-angles to long right side of central rear
wing, set back from rear gable end of central wing and from right gable end
of main range, and each with weatherboarded gable and Gothick lights. Door
with four flush panels, segmental head and four-light rectangular fanlight.
Interior not inspected.

Listing NGR: TQ7175246035

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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