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Motto Cottages

A Grade II Listed Building in Sutton Valence, Kent

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Latitude: 51.2131 / 51°12'47"N

Longitude: 0.5931 / 0°35'35"E

OS Eastings: 581213

OS Northings: 149181

OS Grid: TQ812491

Mapcode National: GBR QT7.SXZ

Mapcode Global: VHJMN.7RFX

Entry Name: Motto Cottages

Listing Date: 18 December 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1060911

English Heritage Legacy ID: 174162

Location: Sutton Valence, Maidstone, Kent, ME17

County: Kent

District: Maidstone

Civil Parish: Sutton Valence

Built-Up Area: Sutton Valence

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

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Listing Text

TQ 8049-8149
[south side]
7/142 1 and 2 Motto

House, now 2 cottages. C17 or earlier, with mid-to-late C19
alterations. Ground floor rendered, first floor hung with
banded plain and fishscale tiles. Plain tile roof. Main
range with short (probably later) wing projecting forwards
to right end. 2 storeys. Roof half-hipped to left.Wing has
higher eaves and roof half-hipped to street. Multiple brick
ridge stack in front slope of roof to centre of main range.
Irregular fenestration of four 12-pane glazing-bar sashes,
3 to main range, one to left side of wing. Panelled door
to No. 1 beneath stack and to No. 2 up 2 steps to left side
of wing. 3 small plaques to first floor bearing mottoes.
2-storey addition to left not included. Interior not inspected.

Listing NGR: TQ8121349181

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