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2 Lower Ashbank Cottages Ash Cottage Lower Ashbank, Leeds

Description: 2 Lower Ashbank Cottages Ash Cottage Lower Ashbank

Grade: II
Date Listed: 26 April 1968
English Heritage Building ID: 173802

OS Grid Reference: TQ8279053468
OS Grid Coordinates: 582790, 153468
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2511, 0.6179

Location: Penfold Hill, Maidstone ME17 1RJ

Locality: Leeds
Local Authority: Maidstone Borough Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: ME17 1RJ

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Listing Text

TQ 8253
8/69 Ash Cottage, Lower Ash-
bank; and 2 lower Ashbank
Cottages (formerly listed
26.4.68. as Lower Ashbank Cottages)
House, now house row. Early C17 and late C18, restored C20.
Timber framed with plaster infilling, right and left end bays
tile-hung, plain tile roof. Lobby entry plan. 2 storeys on
stone plinth. Close-studded, but some studs altered. Continuous
jetty to all but right and left end bays. Hipped roof, hip
returning along left side elevation. Brick ridge stack off-
centre to left and smaller brick stack to rear of left return
wing. Irregular fenestration of 6 casements; 4 of 2 lights, one
single light and one 4-light. Ribbed doors; to no. 2 beneath one
stack, and to Ash Cottage to right end of jettied section, both up
4 steps. Tile-hung lean-to to right end. Left return wing
probably late C18. Interiors not inspected.

Listing NGR: TQ8278653473

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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