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Stone Hill Cottage and Old Forge Cottage, Sellindge

Description: Stone Hill Cottage and Old Forge Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 29 December 1966
English Heritage Building ID: 175668

OS Grid Reference: TR0914538979
OS Grid Coordinates: 609145, 138979
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1119, 0.9866

Location: Southenay Lane, Sellindge, Kent TN25 6AJ

Locality: Sellindge
Local Authority: Shepway District Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: TN25 6AJ

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Listing Text

(South-East Side)

2/90 Stone Hill Cottage
and Old Forge
29.12.66 Cottage


House, now house row. C15 or early C16 with alterations of 1657. Restored
1980s. Timber framed with painted brick infilling. Plain tile roof.
Wealden, of 2 roughly equal-length hall bays and storeyed end bays. 2
storeys and attic on stone plinth. Right and left end bays jettied to
front. Broadly-spaced close-studding to first floor of each end bay,
otherwise thin broadly-spaced studding. Rectangular panels to left hall
bay. Hipped roof. Multiple brick ridge stack to left end of right hall
bay. Flying wall-plate removed from left hall bay and gable inserted
above level of eaves, jettied, on shaped brackets, with carved
bargeboards, moulded pendant, 3-light casement, and date 1657. Borne on rectangular 2-storey C17 timber-framed bay window, formerly with deep
central window and flanking frieze windows to each floor, now with 16-
pane sash to each floor. Irregular fenestration of 4 windows (including
first floor of bay); one 3-light casement to each end bay and one single-
light to right hall bay. Panelled door to Stone Hill Cottage in painted
brick lean-to to left, and to Old Forge Cottage to centre of right end
bay. Rear lean-to.
Interior: exposed framing. Moulded and brattished left end-of-hall beam.
Left inglenook has bressumer with integral moulded woodenmantelDiece.
Upper section of octagonal C17 newel post with finial.

Listing NGR: TR0914538979

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Source: English Heritage

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