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North Cottage South Cottage, Staplehurst

Description: North Cottage South Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 23 May 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 174595

OS Grid Reference: TQ7858443312
OS Grid Coordinates: 578584, 143312
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1612, 0.5526

Location: High Street, Staplehurst, Kent TN12 0BH

Locality: Staplehurst
Local Authority: Maidstone Borough Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: TN12 0BH

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Listing Text

TQ 7843 (East side)

5/129 North Cottage
and South Cottage
23.5.67 (formerly listed
as Loddenden


House or house row. C17. Timber-framed. Exposed posts with red
brick infilling in stretcher bond to ground floor, first floor tile-
hung. Exjiosed framing of close-set thin-scantling studs, almost
straight tension brace, and jowled post, to left gable end.
Approximately 4 timber-framed bays. 2 low storeys and garret.
Continuous jetty with rendered bressumer. Half-hipped roof.
Multiple red and grey brick stack to third timber-framed bay from
left. Irregular fenestration of 3 casements; one deep 3-light to
left, one paned single-light to left of stack, and one 2-light to
right. Boarded shutters to 2 left ground-floor windows. 3
boarded doors; towards left end, to right end of broad left-central
bay, and to right end. Brick lean-to with rendered gable to right end.
Rear lean-to. Interior not inspected. Formerly known as Loddenden

Listing NGR: TQ7858343317

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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