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Crea House, Chilham

Description: Crea House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 13 October 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 181449

OS Grid Reference: TR0689253579
OS Grid Coordinates: 606892, 153579
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2439, 0.9628

Location: 1 The Street, Chilham, Kent CT4 8BX

Locality: Chilham
Local Authority: Ashford Borough Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: CT4 8BX

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Listing Text

(south side)

7/21 Crea House
(Formerly Bennetts The Butchers
and House adjoining)
(formerly listed as Shop
adjoining and on west of
13.10.52 Burgoyne Bakery)


House and shop. C17, dated 1681 in blue headers. Timber framed and clad in
red brick and tile hanging; plain tile roof. 2 storeys on plinth, with plat
band. Roof gabled to left with projecting end stack, hipped to right with
ridge stack. Of 2 builds. Left: red brick, two C19 sash windows to first
floor, 2 glazing bar sashes to ground floor, to left in large blocked
segment-headed opening, to right in round-arched opening. Door to centre
left of 6 fielded panels, with flat hood on brackets. To right: (the
Butcher's shop). C18 extension, tile hung on first floor with 1 glazing bar
sash. C19 shop front on ground floor with pentice on 3 cast iron pillars and
wrought iron scrolled brackets. Large beam with game hooks to left. Rear
and side elevations, tile hung to first floor.

Listing NGR: TR0689053581

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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