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Hope Cottage, Lenham

Description: Hope Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 December 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 173962

OS Grid Reference: TQ8725751401
OS Grid Coordinates: 587257, 151401
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2311, 0.6807

Location: Runham Lane, Lenham, Kent ME17 1NH

Locality: Lenham
Local Authority: Maidstone Borough Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: ME17 1NH

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Listing Text

TQ 85 SE
(east side)
4/226 Hope Cottage
House. C15 with possibly later cross-wing. Timber-framed. Front
elevation of main section tile-hung to left, weatherboard to
right. Cross-wing underbuilt in C19 red brick in Flemish bond on
ground floor, tile-hung above. Plain tile roof. Hall and cross-wing,
latter projecting slightly to front - 2 storeys on stone plinth.
Hall has lean-to to front with low eaves, above which roof hipped
to left and abutts cross-wing to right. Wing roof hipped to front.
Multiple brick ridge stack towards right end of hall and small
projecting stack to rear of right side elevation of wing. Irregular
fenestration of one 3-light and one single light casement to front
lean-to of hall, and one 2-light casement to each floor of wing.
Boarded door with rectangular light under flat hood to centre of hall,
slightly left of stack, and further boarded door in weatherboarded
porch to rear. Rear elevation has first floor window above low
catslide roof. Interior not inspected.

Listing NGR: TQ8725751401

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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