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Description: Smugglers Cottages
Date Listed: 29 September 1951
English Heritage Building ID: 170702
OS Grid Reference: TR1826565910
OS Grid Coordinates: 618265, 165910
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3503, 1.1331
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5273 HERNE STREET
Nos 1 to 4 (consec)
TR 1865 NW 4/61 29. 9.51. (Smugglers Cottages)
4 cottages forming a curve with rounded corner. 2 storeys 6 windows. Nos 1 and
2 are C16 timber-framd cottages with the 1st floor overhanging on curved brackets.
Ground floor to No 1 is now roughcast and No 2 is brick with 2 late C18 or early
C19 curved shop windows complete with glazing bars, 1st floor plastered with 4
sliding sashes to the 1st floor. Nos 3 and 4 are probably C17 and are of 2 storeys
brick with stringcourse. Modern casement windows. Tiled roofs with brick chimneystack
in the angle between Nos 2 and 3. Nos 1 and 2 have inglenook fireplaces. 'Historic
Building of Kent' plaque.
Nos 1 to 4 Smugglers Cottages form a group with Globe Cottage and Chestnut Cottage.
Listing NGR: TR1820066000
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Source: English Heritage
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