FORMER ALMSHOUSES, NOW PART OF SUTTON VALENCE SCHOOL

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1060910
Date first listed:
20-Oct-1952
Statutory Address:
FORMER ALMSHOUSES, NOW PART OF SUTTON VALENCE SCHOOL, HIGH STREET

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Location

Statutory Address:
FORMER ALMSHOUSES, NOW PART OF SUTTON VALENCE SCHOOL, HIGH STREET

The building or site itself may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County:
Kent
District:
Maidstone (District Authority)
Parish:
Sutton Valence
National Grid Reference:
TQ 81267 49218

Details

SUTTON VALENCE HIGH STREET TQ 8049-8149 (north side) 7/138 Former Almshouses, now 20.10.52 part of Sutton Valence School II

Row of 6 almshouses, now part of school. Founded 1574 by William Lambe, restored after fire 1909-1910. Small blocks of coursed stone, with plain tile roof. One storey and attic on moulded plinth. Moulded wooden eaves cornice. 6 hipped dormers Regular 6-window front of 2-light chamfered stone mullion windows with 4-centred arched lights, one window flanking each pair of doors with interval between each group. Six chamfered 4-centred arched stone doorways in pairs; 2 towards each end and 2 to centre. Ribbed doors. Coat of arms with achievements set towards centre. Interiors not inspected.

Listing NGR: TQ8126749218

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
174158
Legacy System:
LBS

Legal

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

End of official listing

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