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Yew Trees House, Boxley

Description: Yew Trees House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 26 April 1968
English Heritage Building ID: 173614

OS Grid Reference: TQ7732058898
OS Grid Coordinates: 577320, 158898
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3016, 0.5423

Location: The Street, Boxley, Kent ME14 3DR

Locality: Boxley
Local Authority: Maidstone Borough Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: ME14 3DR

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Listing Text

(west side)

5/107 Yew Trees House


House. Late C17 or early C18 front to earlier timber-framed
building with early C19 additions. Red brick in English bond
with traces of red paint and possibly tuck pointing. Plain
tile roof. 2 storeys and attic an moulded plinth with plat
bands above ground and first floor windows. Parapet in Flemish
bond of chequered red and grey brick. Rear stacks to left
and right. One C20 flat bracketted hood and C20 rectangular
fanlight. Half-glazed door on hook and ring hinges. Central
3-storey rear stair-turret. Rear wing to right: C16 or C17
timber framed, with later brick nogging. 2 storeys on stone
plinth. Widely spaced studs. Rear wing to left: early C19
front of chequered red and grey brick with plain tile roof.
2 storeys on plinth, with stack at right end. Interior:
3-storey late C17 staircase with turned balusters, balls above
and below newels, and moulded hand rail. C18 niches. Exposed
framing in rear right wing.

Listing NGR: TQ7731658897

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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