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Walnut Tree Cottages, Yalding

Description: Walnut Tree Cottages

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 October 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 174929

OS Grid Reference: TQ6989750269
OS Grid Coordinates: 569897, 150269
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2263, 0.4318

Location: B2010, Yalding, Kent ME18 6HX

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

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Listing Text

TQ 6950
(west side)
Nos. 1, 2 and 3
Walnut Tree Cottages

House row. Later C17 or early C18, with C18 and C19 alterations. Ground
floor red and grey brick, largely in Flemish bond, to left of stack, red and
grey brick in stretcher bond with applied broadly-spaced studding to right.
First floor weatherboarded to left of stack, hung with fishscale tiles to
right. Plain tile roof. Probably 4 timber-framed bays; two to left and
one to right of stack bay. 2 storeys. Stone plinth to right end. Moulded
wooden fillet under fishscale tiles. Roof gabled to left, half-hipped to
right. Projecting red and grey brick stacks to left and right gable ends,
and multiple red and grey brick ridge stack towards centre. Irregular
fenestration of 5 paned casements; two broadly-spaced three-light casements
to left of stack, and three two-light under it and to right. Adjacent
boarded doors with continuous flat bracketed hood between windows of left
section, to Nos. 3 and 2. Ribbed door with flat corniced hood to No. 1
towards centre of right section. Short two-storey rear return wings to
left, right and centre, with lower ridges. Interior: only partly inspected.
Gunstock-jowled principal posts to bay to left of stack. Chamfered axial beam
and bevelled joists to same bay on ground floor. Brick fireplace with cambered
bressumer chamfered, with pyramid stop. Formerly known as Court Lodge

Listing NGR: TQ6989950274

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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