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The Dairy House

A Grade II Listed Building in Loose, Kent

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.2418 / 51°14'30"N

Longitude: 0.5158 / 0°30'56"E

OS Eastings: 575704

OS Northings: 152187

OS Grid: TQ757521

Mapcode National: GBR PRL.571

Mapcode Global: VHJML.W1KV

Plus Code: 9F326GR8+P8

Entry Name: The Dairy House

Listing Date: 26 February 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1250499

English Heritage Legacy ID: 432885

Location: Loose, Maidstone, Kent, ME15

County: Kent

Civil Parish: Loose

Built-Up Area: Maidstone

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

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Description

KIRKDALE
TQ 7552 LOOSE
(West Side)
6/185
The Dairy House
GV II
House, forge in early C19, beerhouse from 1850's, dairy 1920-55,
now house. C16 or C17 with C18 alterations and early-to-mid C19
additions and facade. Timber-framed, clad with channelled render.
Left gable end weatherboarded. Plain tile roof. One timber-framed
bay of C16 or C17, with second, probably added in C18, to left.
Early-to-mid C19 addition to left end, framed as short cross-wing.
2 storeys and garret. Brick plinth to left of door, stone plinth
to right. Roof broadly hipped to left, with high ridge over left end
bay. Main range half-hipped to right. Rear buff brick stack towards
left end. Irregular fenestration of 3 sashes; one 16-pane sash to
left bay, one to central bay, and one 12-pane sash set much lower
towards right end, under former wall-plate. Boarded door to right of
centre under plain-tile canopy. Rendered rear lean-to. Interior:
chamfered cross-beam to right bay. C18 staircase between walls
opposite front door, with ramped recessed panelling to left wall.
Corner fireplace to central room. Marked on O.S. map as Almery
Cottage.


Listing NGR: TQ7570452187

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