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Gladstones, Boughton Monchelsea

Description: Gladstones

Grade: II
Date Listed: 25 March 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 174525

OS Grid Reference: TQ7752351643
OS Grid Coordinates: 577523, 151643
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2364, 0.5416

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 (North side)

1/61 Gladstones


House. C17. Roughly-coursed stone. First floor of rear elevation timber-
framed, (possibly C17), clad with weatherboarding. Plain tile roof. 2
bays and gable end stack bay, apparently undivided on ground floor. Stair
trimmer towards rear of left bay. 2 storeys and attic. High chamfered
stone plinth. Steeply-pitched gabled roof. Later projecting brick gable
end stack to right, replacing an internal gable end stack. Small gabled
dormer to right of centre. Irregular fenestration of two 3-light wooden
casements in C17 architraves. Paned ground-floor windows, one 2-light, one
3-light, also in C17 architraves. Broad boarded door with flat hood to
left of centre. Later stone lean-to with rendered gable, to left gable end.
Interior: ground-floor cross-beams of heavy scantling towards centre and
towards right end. Unchamfered joists. Central stave-and-daub first-floor
partition. Internal stone fireplace to right gable end, with unchamfered
painted stone jambs rising to soffit of low cross-beam. First-floor window
architraves morticed for 6-light diamond-mullion windows with central king
mullion. Clasped purlin roof with diminishing principal rafters, and

Listing NGR: TQ7742851755

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Source: English Heritage

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