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Court House

A Grade II Listed Building in Sutton Valence, Kent

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.2124 / 51°12'44"N

Longitude: 0.5964 / 0°35'47"E

OS Eastings: 581445

OS Northings: 149113

OS Grid: TQ814491

Mapcode National: GBR QT7.TWY

Mapcode Global: VHJMN.9S5G

Entry Name: Court House

Listing Date: 26 April 1968

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1060880

English Heritage Legacy ID: 174181

Location: Sutton Valence, Maidstone, Kent, ME17

County: Kent

District: Maidstone

Civil Parish: Sutton Valence

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

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Listing Text

SUTTON VALENCE RECTORY LANE
TQ 8049-8149
(south side)
7/159 Court House
GV II

House. C15 or early C16 with mid-to-late C16 alterations.
Timber framed, rendered, with plain tile roof. Open wall of 2
roughly equal bays with storeyed bay to right. 2-bay cross-wing,
possibly integral, projecting forwards slightly to left. 2
storeys. Wing 2 storeys and attic. Painted brick plinth. Wing
jettied to first floor, jetty returning (but underbuilt) on dragon
post. Plain bargeboards. Multiple brick stack at junction of
wing and hall, and projecting later C16 stack with stone base, to
right end. Irregular fenestration of 4 casements; 3-light canted
oriel to first floor of wing, two 3-light and one 2-light leaded
casement to main range. Panelled door to right of centre of main
range, under flat bracketed hood. Interior: close-studded
end-of-hall partition morticed for spear. Moulded octagonal
crown-post in altered position. Braced partition between hall
and wing on first floor. 2 later C16 moulded stone fireplaces
with 4-centred-arched heads. C17 panelling to left of hall
stack.


Listing NGR: TQ8144549113

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