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Description: Neills Cottage
Date Listed: 17 July 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 170036
OS Grid Reference: TQ6585035132
OS Grid Coordinates: 565850, 135132
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0915, 0.3669
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LAMBERHURST NEILLS ROAD
TQ 63 NE
3/199 Neills Cottage
House. C16 or earlier, altered and extended C16-C17. Timber framed and clad with red
and blue chequered brick on sandstone base with tile hung first floor. Plain tiled
roof. L-shaped plan of 2 builds. Roadside elevation of 2 storeys with 2 storey and
attic crosswing. Hipped roof with gablet to right with projecting gable to left.
Stacks to end left and clustered at end right. Three light wooden casement to gable,
and two 3 light casements on first floor with 2 light to right and three 3 light
casements on ground floor. Central C20 gabled porch with casement and boarded door
in left side.Catslide outshot to left and extended along left return elevation,
extending downslope to rear elevations with sandstone semi-basement and late C20
extension. Interior: the 2 wings clearly of 2 builds and framed at right angles, the
left hand wing with massive posts and ogee bracing and clasped purlin roof with
diminished principals, originally jettied to roadside, and with blocked mullioned
window and doorway on first floor, possibly to lost interior garderobe. Right hand
section has been suggested as later addition, but may be earliest phase somewhat
altered. Inglenook fireplaces.
Listing NGR: TQ6585035132
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Source: English Heritage
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