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Home Cottages, Lenham

Description: Home Cottages

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 December 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 173934

OS Grid Reference: TQ8895350939
OS Grid Coordinates: 588953, 150939
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2264, 0.7048

Location: Lenham Heath Road, Lenham, Kent ME17 2HY

Locality: Lenham
Local Authority: Maidstone Borough Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: ME17 2HY

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Listing Text

TQ 85 SE (south side)
Home Cottages
Nos. 1 and 2

House, now house row. Mid C15. Timber framed, hung with C19
fishscale tiles, with plain tile roof. Open hall of 2 bays with
storeyed bay to either end. 2 storeys on stone plinth with hipped
roof. Projecting stack to left end and brick ridge stack to
right of centre. Irregular fenestration of 4 small 2-light
casements. Boarded door to No. 2 between 2 left windows and to
No. 1 beneath 3rd window from left slightly right of stack
(possibly original position), both with flat corniced hoods.
C20 lean-to to rear no. 2 and short rear wing to right of No. 1.
Interior:No, 2: moulded dais beam with ogee braces above.
Exposed timbers. Interior No. 1 not inspected.

Listing NGR: TQ8895350939

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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