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Old Cottage, Boughton Monchelsea

Description: Old Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 25 April 1974
English Heritage Building ID: 174506

OS Grid Reference: TQ7676451281
OS Grid Coordinates: 576764, 151281
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2333, 0.5306

Location: Haste Hill Road, Boughton Monchelsea, Kent ME17 4LT

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

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Listing Text

TQ 75 SE (South side)

1/43 Old Cottage
(formerly listed as
25.4.1974 the Cottage)


Cottage. Early-to-mid C18; possibly circa 1739. Timber framed. Ground floor
rendered, first-floor tile-hung. Plain tile roof. Two roughly equal-length
timber-framed bays, formerly with partition between them. 2 storeys, on
stone plinth. Gabled. Large projecting red and grey brick stack to left gable
end. Irregular fenestration of two 3-light wooden casements to each floor.
Ribbed door to left of centre. Integral timber-framed rear lean-to. Short
2 storey later C19 red brick rear wing to left, extended in late C20. Interior:
exposed framing. Long cut jowls to principal posts. Curved tension braces of
light scantling. Fireplace with plain brick jambs and wooden bressumer.
Possibly the cottage referred to in a mortgage dated 1739 as "new erected".

Listing NGR: TQ7676451281

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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