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Valence House

A Grade II Listed Building in Maidstone, Kent

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Latitude: 51.2133 / 51°12'47"N

Longitude: 0.5958 / 0°35'45"E

OS Eastings: 581400

OS Northings: 149210

OS Grid: TQ814492

Mapcode National: GBR QT7.TQG

Mapcode Global: VHJMN.8RVS

Plus Code: 9F326H7W+88

Entry Name: Valence House

Listing Date: 20 October 1952

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1060903

English Heritage Legacy ID: 174135

Location: Sutton Valence, Maidstone, Kent, ME17

County: Kent

Civil Parish: Sutton Valence

Built-Up Area: Sutton Valence

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

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Sutton Valence


TQ 8049-8149
(south side)
7/116 Valence House

House, now part of school. 1596 with later additions to rear.
Timber framed, rendered, with plain tile roof. Lobby entry
plan. 2 storeys and attics. Symmetrical facade. Right and
left gable ends slightly jettied at eaves. 2 gabled dormers
rising from eaves to front, very slightly jettied, on moulded
brackets, at eaves of house, and again at eaves of dormer.
Moulded bargeboards and carved pendant to each gable. Central
corbelled and filletted brick ridge stack. Regular
fenestration of one 3-light wood mullion window to each gable.
2-storey canted bay beneath each gable of front elevation, with
3-light Ipswich window to each floor. 2-storey bay window on
scrolled brackets to right gable end. Central projecting
2-storey porch, also with moulded bargeboard and pendant.
Ipswich window to first floor. Ground floor enclosed except
for frieze of turned balusters immediately under first floor
on each side. Door of 2 broad panels. C19 rear additions
Interior not inspected.

Listing NGR: TQ8140049210

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