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Ye Old Poste House

A Grade II Listed Building in Sutton Valence, Kent

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.2135 / 51°12'48"N

Longitude: 0.5951 / 0°35'42"E

OS Eastings: 581350

OS Northings: 149234

OS Grid: TQ813492

Mapcode National: GBR QT7.THX

Mapcode Global: VHJMN.8RHL

Entry Name: Ye Old Poste House

Listing Date: 26 April 1968

Last Amended: 18 December 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1344303

English Heritage Legacy ID: 174160

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

SUTTON VALENCE HIGH STREET
TQ 8049-8149
(north side)
7/140 Ye Old Poste
House
26.4.68 (formerly
listed as
Post Office
and the house attached)
GV II

House, now tea-rooms and house. Late C16 or early C17 with
late C18/early C19 facade. Timber framed, ground floor clad
with painted brick, first floor tile-hung. Plain tiled roof.
2 storeys and attic. Right gable end has exposed framing with
plaster infilling. Broad central stack parallel to ridge, in
front slope of roof. 2 hipped dormers. Irregular fenestration
of three 3-light casements. Central recessed panelled door up
2 steps beneath stack with flat moulded hood. Interior partly
inspected. 3 timber framed bays including stack bay. Ovolo-
moulded ground-floor beams. Gable end shows clasped purlin roof
with queen-struts to high collar.


Listing NGR: TQ8135049234

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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