History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

The Old Plantation

A Grade II Listed Building in Bearsted, Kent

We don't have any photos of this building yet. Why don't you be the first to send us one?

Upload Photo »

Approximate Location Map
Large Map »


Latitude: 51.2704 / 51°16'13"N

Longitude: 0.5686 / 0°34'6"E

OS Eastings: 579276

OS Northings: 155492

OS Grid: TQ792554

Mapcode National: GBR PR9.6L3

Mapcode Global: VHJMF.SBYG

Plus Code: 9F327HC9+5C

Entry Name: The Old Plantation

Listing Date: 25 July 1952

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1086266

English Heritage Legacy ID: 173536

Location: Bearsted, Maidstone, Kent, ME14

County: Kent

District: Maidstone

Civil Parish: Bearsted

Built-Up Area: Maidstone

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

Tagged with: Building

Find accommodation in


(north side)
No 33
5/29 The Old Plantation
25.7.52 (formerly listed under

Possible house, now Public House. C16 and C17. Close-studded
timber framing with plaster infilling and plain tile roof, at
right angles to road. C16 open hall with C17 cross-wing to left?
Right section: 1½ storeys approx. 2 timber-framed bays, roof
hipped to right. Gabled eaves dormer towards left end, C20
bay window under it with pentice roof. C20 ribbed door at left
end. Left cross-wing: 2 storeys and attic on stone plinth. Jettied
to front and along left side elevation (to road) with dragon
post with moulded capital. Gable has plain bargeboards and
central pendant. Other end of roof hipped. Projecting stack
on left side towards front of building, with stone base and
tumbled brickwork towards top. 3-light leaded casement to attic,
first-floor oriel on brackets, probably C20 and C20 bay window
on ground floor. Interior: has moulded crown post towards right

Listing NGR: TQ7927655492

External Links

External links are from the relevant listing authority and, where applicable, Wikidata. Wikidata IDs may be related buildings as well as this specific building. If you want to add or update a link, you will need to do so by editing the Wikidata entry.

Recommended Books

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.