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St Cuthberts Cottage and Bridge Cottage, Barming

Description: St Cuthberts Cottage and Bridge Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 25 July 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 174435

OS Grid Reference: TQ7249054741
OS Grid Coordinates: 572490, 154741
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2657, 0.4711

Location: North Street, Barming, Kent ME16 9HF

Locality: Barming
Local Authority: Maidstone Borough Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: ME16 9HF

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Listing Text

(West Side)
2/10 St Cuthbert's Cottage
and Bridge Cottage,
25.7.52 (formerly listed as
23.5.67 St Cuthbert's Cottage)
(No 23)
House, now house pair. C16 or possibly earlier, with C17 rear wing. Timber
framed. Ground floor painted brick with exposed principal posts, first
floor rendered. Plain tile roof. 4 timber-framed bays. 2 storeys and
cellar on stone plinth. Low gable end jetty to right. Roof hipped to
left with gablet. Slender projecting brick stack to left. Rear stack to
second timber-framed bay from left, to junction of wing and main range.
Irregular fenestration of 4 leaded 2-light casements. Door to St Cuthbert's
Cottage to right of centre, with 4 sunk beaded panels and 2 top lights.
Short timber-framed rear wing to left, with higher ridge. Shorter addition
(stair turret?) in angle between main range and wing, with hipped roof and
with boarded door to Bridge Cottage to its right side. Interior: not
inspected, but measured drawings in the National Monuments Record show jowled
principal posts to ground and first floor, and sans-purlin collared common
rafter roof.

Listing NGR: TQ7251755038

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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