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7, High Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Lenham, Kent

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.2367 / 51°14'12"N

Longitude: 0.7178 / 0°43'4"E

OS Eastings: 589821

OS Northings: 152125

OS Grid: TQ898521

Mapcode National: GBR QT6.G8V

Mapcode Global: VHKK5.D5BR

Entry Name: 7, High Street

Listing Date: 26 April 1968

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1086116

English Heritage Legacy ID: 173900

Location: Lenham, Maidstone, Kent, ME17

County: Kent

District: Maidstone

Civil Parish: Lenham

Built-Up Area: Lenham

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

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Listing Text

LENHAM HIGH STREET
TQ 8952 (east side)

10/165 No. 7
26.4.68.
GV II

House and possibly shop. Early C18, possibly with earlier core.
Red brick with occasional grey headers in Flemish bond. Plain
tile roof. Double depth. Front section on ground floor divided
into one large room with narrow room to right. Rear section
probably one room, with stairs partitioned off against left wall
and stack to right. 2 storeys, attic and cellar. Roof of front
section half-hipped to left. Rear elevation has 2 adjacent
hips. Rear brick stack to right. Central gabled dormer. Regular
3-window front of glazing-bar sashes. 3-light late C19 shop window
to left of ground floor. Recessed central door of 4 fielded and
2 flush panels, with panelled architrave, up 4 steps. Doorcase
with pilasters with narrow sunk panels bearing flat bracketted
hood. Rear elevation has central door with flush panels and flat
bracketted hood, up 4 steps, with railing to one side. Interior:
Plain C18 sunk panelling to ground floor. Front right-hand
room on ground floor also has shutters, dado rail and moulded
cornice. Iron grates. Side purlin roof. Rear section slightly
lower than front, with wall-plates morticed for studs.


Listing NGR: TQ8982152125

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