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Court Cottage, Stowting

Description: Court Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 15 May 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 175689

OS Grid Reference: TR1170341564
OS Grid Coordinates: 611703, 141564
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1342, 1.0246

Location: Scot's Lane, Stowting, Kent TN25 6AY

Locality: Stowting
Local Authority: Shepway District Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: TN25 6AY

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Listing Text


1/111 Court Cottage


Farmhouse. Possibly C15 or early C16, with C17 alterations and C19 facade.
Timber framed, with brick infilling. Main range rendered on ground floor,
tile-hung above. Wing clad with red and grey brick to ground floor, C19
red brick in Flemish bond to first floor. Broadly-spaced studding with
brick infilling to rear. Plain tile roof. Possibly open hall of 2 unequal-
length bays. Cross-wing to left projecting forwards slightly (with under-
built jetty?). 2 storeys. Steeply-pitched hipped roof with gablets. Wing
roof hipped to front. Multiple brick ridge stack to junction of hall and
wing (in narrower left end bay of hall?). Slender brick stack to left gable
end. Irregular fenestration of one 3-light casement to first floor of wing
and one 6-pane fixed light to ground floor of main range. Boarded door with
segmental head to ground floor of wing and to front of right gable end, and
blocked door to left end of main range, beneath stack. Lean-to to left.
Interior: only partly inspected. Exposed framing. C17 axial beam to right
ground-floor room, possibly inserted. Formerly known as Stowting Court Farm.

Listing NGR: TR1170341564

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Source: English Heritage

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