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Stone House, Boxley

Description: Stone House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 26 April 1968
English Heritage Building ID: 173621

OS Grid Reference: TQ7861156047
OS Grid Coordinates: 578611, 156047
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2756, 0.5594

Location: Weavering Street, Boxley, Kent ME14 5JP

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

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Listing Text

(east side)

5/114 Stone House


House. Mid to late C15 with early C16 cross-wing and C16 and
later alterations. Timber-framed, part with plaster infilling
and part rendered. Plain tile roof. Hall and cross-wing.
Right section rendered, one storey and attic in centre, 2 storeys
at right end. Half-hipped roof at right end with gablet. Pro-
jecting stack at right gable end and stack in front slope of
roof towards left end. Irregular fenestration of 3 three-light
casements; one larger than the others and with leaded lights
off-centre to left, 2 smaller towards right end. One single-
light window in right gable end to left of stack and one 2-light
casement to right on first floor. C20 rear dormer to central
section. Cross-wing at left end: 2 storeys, now on high plinth.
Close-studded with plaster infilling and bracketted jetty.
Hipped roof with gablet. Projecting stack on right side elevation.
One 3-light leaded casement on each floor. Door with 4-centred
arched head with hollow spandrels at right end. Later single-
storey lean-tos at either end. Interior: has moulded crown post,
exposed beams and posts, moulded service doors "in situ" and large
late C16 or early C17 fireplace on ground floor backing onto
passage, every side built with large ashlared blocs of dressed
stone and with moulded fireplace surround.

Listing NGR: TQ7861156047

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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