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Guildstead Court

A Grade II Listed Building in Stockbury, Kent

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Latitude: 51.3297 / 51°19'46"N

Longitude: 0.6146 / 0°36'52"E

OS Eastings: 582251

OS Northings: 162199

OS Grid: TQ822621

Mapcode National: GBR QRX.D7M

Mapcode Global: VHJM2.LVS1

Entry Name: Guildstead Court

Listing Date: 20 July 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1319943

English Heritage Legacy ID: 173692

Location: Stockbury, Maidstone, Kent, ME9

County: Kent

District: Maidstone

Civil Parish: Stockbury

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

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Listing Text

(south side)

2/183 Guildstead Court


House. C15 with C18 and C19 additions. Left section chequered
red and grey brick, central section timber-framed with
rendered infilling and right section flint with brick dressings,
all with plain tile roofs. Central section 4 timber-framed bays
long; hall of 2 unequal bays, the larger bay open to the roof
and the shorter probably containing a cross-passage and pro-
bably always floored over, forming separate room on first floor.
Left section : Late C18. At right-angles to street. 2 storeys
and basement on brick plinth, roof hipped to street. Tall brick
stack to right. One glazing-bar sash to each floor. 3 glazing-
bar sashes to left return elevation. Later casernent to basement.
Central section: C15, front rebuilt in C19. Parallel to left
section. 2 storeys, close-studded, with archbraces to tie-beam.
Decorative framing above tie-beam, with slight bracketted jetty
half way up gable. Cusped bargeboards. Central brick ridge
stack. Central 3-light leaded casement with bracketted canopy
over on first floor. C20 ribbed door to left under C19
timber porch. Right section: recessed and parallel to road.
2 storeys. One single-light leaded casement to first floor.
Interior: Central section has exposed beams and posts and crown-
post roof. Carved C19 fireplaces.

Listing NGR: TQ8225162199

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