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The Old Bakery, Orlestone

Description: The Old Bakery

Grade: II
Date Listed: 27 November 1957
English Heritage Building ID: 181668

OS Grid Reference: TR0008733423
OS Grid Coordinates: 600087, 133423
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0653, 0.8543

Location: B2067, Orlestone, Kent TN26 2HG

Locality: Orlestone
Local Authority: Ashford Borough Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: TN26 2HG

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Listing Text

(west side
6/83 The Old Bakery
(formerly listed
as House attached
27/11/57 to Post Office
House, some time public house and shop. Circa 1500 and extended C20.
Timber framed and exposed with painted brick and plaster infill.
Plain tiled roof. Wealden hall house plan of 4 framed bays. Two
storeys on plinth with jetties to left and to right on dragon posts,
with recessed centre bays, eaves carried across on arched braces.
Hipped roof with stack cluster to right. Wooden casements to left
and to right on 1st floor with 2 central 4 light frieze windows.
Multi-paned bay to left, 2 central glazing bar sashes and sash to
right on ground floor. Panelled doors to centre left and to left,
and half-glazed door and picture window to left in C20 lean-to
outshot. Formerly the Six Bells Inn, subsequently Post Office/Bakery.

Listing NGR: TR0008733423

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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