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The Little Gem Public House

A Grade II Listed Building in Aylesford, Kent

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Latitude: 51.3035 / 51°18'12"N

Longitude: 0.4808 / 0°28'50"E

OS Eastings: 573025

OS Northings: 158963

OS Grid: TQ730589

Mapcode National: GBR PQS.8C2

Mapcode Global: VHJM6.9H0L

Plus Code: 9F328F3J+98

Entry Name: The Little Gem Public House

Listing Date: 25 August 1959

Last Amended: 25 February 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1363107

English Heritage Legacy ID: 179232

Location: Aylesford, Tonbridge and Malling, Kent, ME20

County: Kent

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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TQ 7358
(south side)
No 17 and The Little Gem
25.8.59 Public House (formerly
listed as Nos 17 and 19)


House with cottage to left, now offices (to left) and public house (to right).
C15 to right, C17 to left, with C18 and C19 elevations. Timber-framed and
rendered, some incised. Plain tiled roof, stepped down to left in centre.
Two-storey gabled dormer with casements to right of centre and end stack
off-ridge to front at right. Central hipped projecting cross-wing with large
gable to right and Cl9 barge-boards, pendant and finial, taking up most of the
depth of the cross-wing. Smaller gable, with C19 barge-boards, pendant and
finial, in left-hand re-entrant angle of cross-wing. 2 storeys to left and in
cross-wing; 1 storey with attics to right. 1 glazing bar sash on 1st floor to
left with tripartite glazing bar sash below. 1 glazing bar sash on 1st floor of
re-entrant angle of cross-wing with casement below. 2-storey octagonal bay on
end of cross-wing capped by steep octagonally-hipped roof. C20 bowed shop front
on ground floor of right-hand block. Half-glazed door to left of canted bay on
cross-wing and C20 boarded door to right of right-hand bow window. Interior:
Substantial timber-frame visible.

Listing NGR: TQ7303058956

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