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57 and 59, High Street, Aylesford

Description: 57 and 59, High Street

Grade: II
Date Listed: 1 August 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 179238

OS Grid Reference: TQ7292058970
OS Grid Coordinates: 572920, 158970
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3036, 0.4793

Location: High Street, Aylesford, Kent ME20 7AY

Locality: Aylesford
Local Authority: Tonbridge and Malling Borough Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: ME20 7AY

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Listing Text

TQ 7258
(south side)
Nos 57 and 59 (formerly
listed as Gabled house
1.8.52 occupied by Mrs A M Potts
to rear of the Chequers Inn)

- II

House. Circa 1880. Brown brick to right with brown brick ground floor to left,
infilling timber-framing. Jettied over to left with timber-framing infilled
with plaster. The left-hand part of the building projects and the, jetty around
it is supported on beam-ends, dragon-beams and dragon-brackets, all with a
moulded timber fascia. Plain tiled roof, higher and cross-gabled to left.
Gabled semi-dormer to right and left end stack. Ridge stack to left. 2 storeys
to left, 1 1/2 to right. Large square oriel on a carved bracket to left on 1st
floor. 1 window on ground floor to right below semi-dormer. Boarded and ribbed
doors to right, left (No 59) and right (No 57) of the ground floor window.
house is to the rear of the Chequers Inn, looking out over the river, in the
general view of which it plays a prominent part.

Listing NGR: TQ7292058972

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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