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Fox Pitt, Yalding

Description: Fox Pitt

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 October 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 174986

OS Grid Reference: TQ7141851639
OS Grid Coordinates: 571418, 151639
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2382, 0.4542

Location: Loose, Kent ME15 0PN

Locality: Yalding
Local Authority: Maidstone Borough Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: ME15 0PN

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Listing Text

TQ 75 SW
(north side)
Fox Pitt

Farmhouse. Late C18, with later alterations. Front elevation faced with
roughcast, side elevations red and grey brick in Flemish bond. Plain tile
roof. Double depth. 3 storeys, on galleted stone plinth with chamfered
top. Rendered plat band between ground and first floors, brick band
between upper floors. Flat eaves soffits. Hipped roof, hips returning to
rear. Two rear hips. Projecting brick stacks to front and rear of right
and left gable ends. Regular 5-window front of recessed four-pane sashes,
those to second floor under eaves, those to first floor with cambered
heads. Venetian shutters to both upper floors. Two pentagonal bay windows
to ground floor, under continuous flat, modillioned hood which follows curve
of left bay and extends to right into single-storey roughcast addition
with Diocletian window with tile keystone. Central half-glazed door with
moulded architrave, under same hood. Farm bell towards rear of right gable.
Two single-storey brick additions with hipped plain tile roofs to rear.
Interior not inspected. House said to be named after C18 statesmen Fox
and Pitt.

Listing NGR: TQ7141851639

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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