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Stone House, Boughton Monchelsea

Description: Stone House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 7 August 1990
English Heritage Building ID: 174652

OS Grid Reference: TQ7728651687
OS Grid Coordinates: 577286, 151687
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2368, 0.5382

Location: The Quarries, Boughton Monchelsea, Kent ME17 4NJ

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

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Listing Text

The following building shall be added to the list:-

TQ 75 SE
1/182 No 68 (Stone House)


House. C.1835, extended by 1 bay in 1854. Built of coursed rubble from the Boughton Quarry, the front rendered with incised lines on stone plinth.
Hipped slate roof with 2 brick chimneystacks. 2 storeys; 3 windows and 1
blank. 12-pane sashes in reveals with stone lintels 2 of the ground floor windows have C19 wooden shutters. 6 panelled door to left, the right side doorcase has been built out. L-wing to rear with stone which reads "NELSON
BORN JULY 8TH 1848".
Interior contains a series of contemporary fireplaces including a wooden fireplace with pilasters and marble fireplace with paterae original 4
panelled doors and built in commode. The rear kitchen has a brick and stone
upper and C19 cast iron range made by Haynes of Maidstone but there is a possibility that this room was used as a workroom for the stone industry.
[See "A Walk through Boughton's Quarries" Anne Creasey 1989-90]

Listing NGR: TQ7728651687

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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