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Milstead Cottage, Leeds

Description: Milstead Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 26 April 1968
English Heritage Building ID: 173857

OS Grid Reference: TQ8200752887
OS Grid Coordinates: 582007, 152887
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2461, 0.6064

Location: Upper Street, Leeds, Kent ME17 1RZ

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

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Listing Text

TQ 8252
(west side)
9/123 Milstead Cottage (formerly
listed as Nos. 1,2, and
26.4.68. 3 Milstead Cottages)

House, formerly house row, now house. C15 or early C16, with
late C16 and C19 alterations. Timber-framed with plaster in-
filling. Left gable end galletted stone. Plain tile roof.
Open hall of 2 roughly equal bays with storeyed bay to either
end. 2 storeys on stone plinth. Broadly-spaced studding, with
arch brace to right end bay. Roof half-hipped to left and hipped
with gablet to right. Multiple brick stack in front slope of
roof off-centre to right. Irregular fenestration of 4 casements.
Ribbed doors with very shallow hoods; to left end, beneath
stack (left end of right hall bay), and to left end of right
end bay. Possibly C16 or C17 timber-framed rear lean-to.
C19 lean-to at right end with dormer window against hip of main
range, containing stairs to right end cottage. Interior: Plain,
substantial timbers. Arch-braced tie-beams. Inglenook.

Listing NGR: TQ8200352883

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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