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Cliff Cottages Cliff House, Boughton Monchelsea

Description: Cliff Cottages Cliff House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 25 March 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 174488

OS Grid Reference: TQ7742651756
OS Grid Coordinates: 577426, 151756
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2374, 0.5403

Location: Cliff Hill, Boughton Monchelsea, Kent ME17 4NQ

Locality: Boughton Monchelsea
Local Authority: Maidstone Borough Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: ME17 4NQ

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Listing Text

TQ 75 SE (South-West side)

1/27 Cliff House and
No. 1 Cliff


House, now house pair. Later C16 or early C17, with early-to-mid C19 facade
to left. Timber framed with plaster infilling to right of stack, red brick
in Flemish bond under and to left of stack. Plain tile roof. 2 storeys, on
rendered plinth. Section to right of stack comprises one timber-framed
bay, close-studded, with jetty to front. Gabled. Slender projecting brick
stack to left, and ridge stack immediately to left of right end bay.
Irregular fenestration of three 3-light casements; two to left section, one
to right. Segmental heads to left ground-floor windows. Boarded door with
segmental head to centre of left section, to Cliff Cottages and panelled
door with segmental head under stack. C20 door to Cliff House in addition to
rear of right gable end. Short rear return wing to left with rendered left
side, brick gable end, lower eaves and half-hipped roof. Interior: only right
end inspected. Exposed framing. Roll-moulded cross and axial beams to ground
floor, ovolo-moulded axial beam to first floor. Fireplace with wooden
bressumer. Left side of stack said to have stone fireplace.

Listing NGR: TQ7742651756

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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