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The Old Cottage, Bearsted

Description: The Old Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 July 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 173547

OS Grid Reference: TQ8059955598
OS Grid Coordinates: 580599, 155598
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2709, 0.5876

Location: Sutton Street, Bearsted, Kent ME14 4HP

Locality: Bearsted
Local Authority: Maidstone Borough Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: ME14 4HP

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Listing Text

(west side)

6/41 The Old Cottage


House. C17. Timber framed with brick infilling and plain tile
roof. 2 storeys on brick plinth. Widely spaced studs with
staggered ground-floor cross-rails. Roof half-hipped with gablet
at left end and hipped with gablet at right end. Central ridge
stack and small projecting stack at right gable end. 2 small
eaves dormers. 2 timber-framed bays. Irregular fenestration
of one central leaded 3-light casement on first floor, one
C20 bay window with plain tiled roof at left end of ground
floor and one leaded casement at right end of ground floor. Heavy
panelled door towards right right end in C20 wooden porch with
plain tile roof. Left gable end has casement with plain-tiled
pent ice roof over at left end of ground floor and blocked
door at right end. Interior: stairs probably in original position,
against front wall to centre of house with passage separating
them from stack.

Listing NGR: TQ8059655598

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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