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A Grade II* Listed Building in East Sutton, Kent

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Latitude: 51.2012 / 51°12'4"N

Longitude: 0.6221 / 0°37'19"E

OS Eastings: 583279

OS Northings: 147936

OS Grid: TQ832479

Mapcode National: GBR QTG.N2F

Mapcode Global: VHJMV.Q2QG

Entry Name: Luckhurst

Listing Date: 26 April 1968

Last Amended: 18 December 1985

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1068646

English Heritage Legacy ID: 174090

Location: East Sutton, Maidstone, Kent, ME17

County: Kent

District: Maidstone

Civil Parish: East Sutton

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

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Listing Text

TQ 84 NW
(east side)
5/73 Luckhurst
[formerly listed
as the house
26.4.68 north of

Farmhouse. Late C15 or early C16. Timber framed with plaster
infilling. Plain tile roof. Wealden, with 2 unequal-length
hall bays and storeyed bay to right end. Slight evidence for
storeyed bay to left, since demolished. 2 storeys on brick
plinth. Close studded. Right end bay jettied, jetty returning
(but underbuilt) on moulded dragon post. Moulded fillet half
way up first floor of right bay. No braces to flying wallplate.
Solid bracket under central tie-beam. Hipped roof with gablets.
Multiple brick ridge stack in narrow right end bay of hall.
Irregular fenestration of 3 windows to each floor. C15 or
early C16 two-storey canted bay to right end of left bay of
hall, close-studded, on a later brick base, with moulded cill
below each window; 4-light C19 casement window below eaves
and 3-light ground-floor casement. 3-light ovolo-moulded
mullion window to first floor of right hall bay and similar
4-light ground-floor window. 4-light ovolo-moulded mullion
window to first floor of right end bay and 7-light casement
to ground floor. Broad ribbed door to left end of right end
bay in architrave with moulded 4-centred arched head with
carved spandrels. Interior: exposed framing. Moulded and
brattished end of hall beams and moulded beam to right side
of cross-passage. Stairs in front of stack. Moulded crown-

Listing NGR: TQ8327947936

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

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