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Colkins, Boughton under Blean

Description: Colkins

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 27 August 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 176667

OS Grid Reference: TR0336059256
OS Grid Coordinates: 603360, 159256
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2961, 0.9155

Location: M2, Boughton-under-Blean, Kent ME13 9LU

Locality: Boughton under Blean
Local Authority: Swale Borough Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: ME13 9LU

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Listing Text


4/63 Colkins

House. Dated 1729 and extended early C19 and C20. For Richard Stacey,
Master Builder of the King's Yard at Deptford. Red brick, with grey headers
on left return. Plain tiled roof. Three storeys and basement on plinth,
with projecting eaves and hipped roof with stacks to rear left and rear right.
Regular fenestration of 3 glazing bar sashes on first and second floors and
2 on ground floor, all with segmental heads. Central door of 6 raised and
fielded panels with traceried rectangular fanlight, pilaster surround and flat
hood on consoles. Basement opening to left and right. Recessed 2 storey
hipped wing to right, with segmental headed windows and stacks at end rights
fronted by single storey C20 flat roofed extension. Left return: in grey
headers with red brick dressings. Three storeys with 5 window bays,
irregularly blank or with glazing bar sashes, and stone clock face set
centrally over top storey. Interior: cellar stair with turned balusters.
Main stairs with dog leg, 1 flight on ground floor, and 2 flights to front-and
rear of house on first and second floors. Turned balusters and ramped and
mounted handrails on open strings with brackets. Ramped dado panelling to
staircase: some wainscotting. Re-set date plaque now on rear wall with
Rd. Stacey Sr.
Wm. Stacey Ir.

Listing NGR: TR0336059256

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Source: English Heritage

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