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The Old Bakery

A Grade II Listed Building in Hamstreet, Kent

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Latitude: 51.0653 / 51°3'54"N

Longitude: 0.8543 / 0°51'15"E

OS Eastings: 600087

OS Northings: 133423

OS Grid: TR000334

Mapcode National: GBR RXV.0V1

Mapcode Global: FRA D6P9.LMR

Entry Name: The Old Bakery

Listing Date: 27 November 1957

Last Amended: 10 August 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1071197

English Heritage Legacy ID: 181668

Location: Orlestone, Ashford, Kent, TN26

County: Kent

District: Ashford

Civil Parish: Orlestone

Built-Up Area: Hamstreet

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

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Listing Text

(west side
6/83 The Old Bakery
(formerly listed
as House attached
27/11/57 to Post Office
House, some time public house and shop. Circa 1500 and extended C20.
Timber framed and exposed with painted brick and plaster infill.
Plain tiled roof. Wealden hall house plan of 4 framed bays. Two
storeys on plinth with jetties to left and to right on dragon posts,
with recessed centre bays, eaves carried across on arched braces.
Hipped roof with stack cluster to right. Wooden casements to left
and to right on 1st floor with 2 central 4 light frieze windows.
Multi-paned bay to left, 2 central glazing bar sashes and sash to
right on ground floor. Panelled doors to centre left and to left,
and half-glazed door and picture window to left in C20 lean-to
outshot. Formerly the Six Bells Inn, subsequently Post Office/Bakery.

Listing NGR: TR0008733423

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

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