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Vine Cottage Yeoman Cottage, Marden

Description: Vine Cottage Yeoman Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 23 March 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 174737

OS Grid Reference: TQ7496044547
OS Grid Coordinates: 574960, 144547
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1734, 0.5015

Location: 8 Howland Road, Marden, Kent TN12 9HB

Locality: Marden
Local Authority: Maidstone Borough Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: TN12 9HB

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Listing Text

(north side)

5/79 Yeoman Cottage and
Vine Cottage


House, now house pair. C16 or earlier, with later additions and
alterations. Timber framed. Ground floor red brick, first floor tile-
hung. Plain tile roof. Short main range of C16 or earlier, with
cross-wing to right flush to front and slightly projecting to rear.
Relatively short additions to left, (possibly a rebuilding), and
right. Main range 1 1/2 storeys, rest 2 storeys. Left section gabled to
left, with higher eaves and lower ridge than main range. Steeply-
pitched roof to main range, gabled to left. Cross-wing roof hipped to
front and rear, with higher eaves than main range. Right addition
with higher eaves and lover ridge than cross-wing, and roof hipped to
right. Projecting brick gable end stack to left and multiple red and
grey brick stack to right end of left section. Brick ridge stack
towards left end of right addition. Irregular fenestration of 5
casements; one three-light towards centre of left section, one three-
light eaves dormer with hipped roof to main range, one three-light to
cross-wing, and one three-light and one two-light to right addition.
Ribbed door under lean-to canopy to left end of cross-wing, to Yeoman
Cottage. Boarded door with rectangular lights towards centre of right
addition, to Vine Cottage. Narrower parallel rear range with
weatherboarded right gable end, to Vine Cottage. Interior not

Listing NGR: TQ7495644546

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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