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Grade II Listed
New Inn
High Street
YearNameAddressRelationCM/FAgeOccupationPlace of birth 
1841Margaret Marsh High St  F55 Kent
1841Sophia Marsh High StSister In Law F25 Kent
1841Harriet Marsh High St  F12 Kent
1851Sophia RigdenHigh StreetWifeMF36 Elmsted
1851Thomas RigdenHigh StreetHeadMM35Inn Keeper And CooperNewington
1861Thomas MarshHigh StreetFather In LawWM82Formerly VictuallerStelling
1861Sophia RigdenHigh StreetWifeMF47 Stelling
1861Thomas RigdenHigh StreetHeadMM45VictuallerNewington
1871Lucy M MoysHigh StreetHousekeeperUF44 Kent
1871Jesse GoddenHigh StreetHeadWM42 Kent
1881Stephen CourtHigh StreetLodgerWM48SawyerAcrise
1881Stephen SavageHigh StreetServUM30Pottman Inn ServElham
1881Henry J. OvendenNew Inn High StreetHeadMM24Licensed VictuallerNew Church Kent
YearText Photos 
Ex Public House. Probably early-to-mid C19 with late C19 and early C20 alterations. Painted brick in Flemish bond. Plain tile roof. 2 storeys. Moulded wooden eaves cornice. Hipped roof. Brick ridge stack towards left end. Projecting gable end stack to right. Irregular fenestration of 4 sashes; one six-pane left of stack, one two-pane under stack, and two six-pane to right. Ground-floor windows have subdivided stained- glass top lights and segmental heads. Door under stack, with stained- glass fanlight, one side-light, and broad architrave with plain pilasters, frieze, and masonry cornice. Small half-glazed door with segmental head between first and second first-floor windows from right. Rear wing to left, with tile-hung stack to left side English Heritage  
1699 Probate inventory of Mary Atwells, widow, 13 April 1699, inventory total £140-8-?. Six bedrooms, all with feather beds (that in the great chamber valued at £7), parlour, hall, brewhouse, bar-room, cellars, kitchen, lower parlour, kitchen parlour, stable. Half hogshead of wine, 6 bunns of strong beer, bottles, mugs, glasses, 2 gross of tobacco pipes. CKS: PRC 11/35/5  
1729 Sp. at the three tuns when the ould Churchwardens gave up there accounts 00-05-00 Sp. at the three tunes at the queens Birth Day 00-02-06 Elham Churchwardens’ Accounts  
1730 2nd April. John Proud alienates to John Hambrook, occupied by Mary Atwells, wid. nuper John Atwells et olim Thomas Partridge (adjoining messuage also, but olim Thomas Norton). [nuper = formerly, olim = earlier (Latin)] CKS: U47/3] Elham Manorial Court Rolls.  
1740 December ye 26 Spent att the Rose & Crown when when [sic] the new Surveyors was Chose 2 6 CCA: U3/22, Overseers’ Accounts  
1741 January the 5 Spent at the Rose & Crown on a Justice Day CCA: U3/22, Overseers’ Accounts  
1755 26th April. John Hambrook alienated Three Tuns, occupied Robert Page, to Jane Glazier. Elham Manorial Court Rolls.  
 YearAddressHouse Name£ PricePurposeNotesOwner 
 1699 Three Tuns   Annie Bailey
 1824Middle Row    Annie Bailey
 1830High StreetNew Inn   Annie Bailey
 1849     Sophia Marsh
 1849     Sophia Rigden
 1950High StreetNew Inn   Frank James Twiddy