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The Chequers Public House

A Grade II* Listed Building in Aylesford, Kent

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Latitude: 51.3037 / 51°18'13"N

Longitude: 0.4792 / 0°28'44"E

OS Eastings: 572912

OS Northings: 158977

OS Grid: TQ729589

Mapcode National: GBR PQS.7YP

Mapcode Global: VHJM6.8H5G

Entry Name: The Chequers Public House

Listing Date: 1 August 1952

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1111803

English Heritage Legacy ID: 179239

Location: Aylesford, Tonbridge and Malling, Kent, ME20

County: Kent

District: Tonbridge and Malling

Civil Parish: Aylesford

Built-Up Area: Ditton

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

Church of England Parish: Aylesford St Peter and St Paul

Church of England Diocese: Rochester

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Listing Text

TO 7258
(south side)
The Chequers Public
1.8.52 House


House, now public house. Early C16. Timber-framed with plaster infilling.
Plain tiled roof with 3 small return gables and two ridge stacks, to left and to
right of centre. 2½ storeys; front jettied out over ground and first floors on
moulded bressummers, that over first floor supported on carved wooden brackets.
Irregular fenestration with 3 windows in gables of 2nd floor, sliding casements,
with 2 small windows flanking central gable. 10 windows on 1st floor, including
2 oriels, supported by brackets and S-profile coves, below gables. Six windows
on ground floor. All windows on 1st and ground floors casements except 2 glaz-
ing bar sashes to the left on the ground floor. 4 doors on ground floor, 2 each
to left and right of centre; from left, boarded and ribbed, half-glazed, doubled
half-glazed and half-glazed respectively, all C20 in date. Interior: much
evidence of internal timber-framing.

Listing NGR: TQ7291258977

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

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