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Holly Cottage, Detling

Description: Holly Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 July 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 173653

OS Grid Reference: TQ7927958259
OS Grid Coordinates: 579279, 158259
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2952, 0.5700

Location: The Street, Detling, Kent ME14 3JT

Locality: Detling
Local Authority: Maidstone Borough Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: ME14 3JT

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Listing Text

(west side)

5/145 Nos 1,2 and 3 Holly Cottages


Probably 2 cottages, now 3. Nos. 2 and 3 early C19, No. 1 to left
mid C19 Ground floor brick in English bond, first floor rendered
timber framing, with plain tile roof. 2 storeys and attic, No. 1
on galletted flint plinth, Nos. 2 and 3 on brick plinth. Mansard
roof. Ridge stack at left end No. 2 and smaller ridge stack at
right end of No. 3. No. 1 has large dormer with hipped roof and 2
first-floor sashes; Nos. 2 and 3 together have 2 small hipped
dormers, one 2-storey canted bay to left and one first-floor glazing-
bar sash to right. Panelled door at right end of No.1, up 3 steps,
under shallow hood with triangular pediment on carved brackets.
No. 2 has panelled door under similar hood to right of canted bay.
No. 3 has boarded door in rear lean-to. Rear lean-to to whole row,
possibly added. Included for group value.

Listing NGR: TQ7927458257

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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