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Yew Tree House, Boxley

Description: Yew Tree House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 26 April 1968
English Heritage Building ID: 173620

OS Grid Reference: TQ7850955903
OS Grid Coordinates: 578509, 155903
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2743, 0.5578

Location: Weavering Street, Boxley, Kent ME14 5JN

Locality: Boxley
Local Authority: Maidstone Borough Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: ME14 5JN

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Listing Text

(east side)

5/113 Yew Tree House
(formerly listed as
26.4.68 Yew Tree farm cottage)

House. Late C15 or early C16. Timber framed with plaster infilling,
some areas completely plastered. Plain tile roof. Wealden house
of 4-timber-framed bays including 2 open hall bays of about equal
length. 2 storeys on stone plinth with cellar at right end. First
floor of right and left end bays jettied on brackets. On first floor,
left bay of hall has one tension brace either side of a central
stud. Widely spaced studs in right bay of hall. Plastered coving
from recessed hall to flying wall-plate, which is also braced from
the end bays. Hipped roof with gablet at left end and stack off-
centre to left in front slope of roof. Projecting stack at right
end. Irregular fenestration of one 2-light sliding casement in
left bay, one 3-light sliding casement in right bay of hall, and
one 2-light ordinary casement in right bay. Arched door head at
left end of left hall bay. C20 plank door.

Listing NGR: TQ7850955903

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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