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Old School Cottages, East Malling and Larkfield

Description: Old School Cottages

Grade: II
Date Listed: 1 August 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 179324

OS Grid Reference: TQ6956157446
OS Grid Coordinates: 569561, 157446
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2909, 0.4304

Location: Clare Lane, East Malling, Kent ME19 6BN

Locality: East Malling and Larkfield
Local Authority: Tonbridge and Malling Borough Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: ME19 6BN

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Listing Text

TQ 65 NE
(south side)
Old School Cottages
- II

House and school, now offices. Dated 1781. Limewashed brick. Corbelled brick
eaves to plain tiled roof with part catslide outshut to rear. End stacks and
2 stacks off-ridge to rear of right of centre. 2 small hipped dormers to left.
2 storeys; irregular fenestration of 6 windows on 1st floor and 4 on ground
floor, with smaller central window. 2 panelled doors with moulded flat project-
ing hoods, one bay in from each end. C20 extension at rear (not listed). In
centre of first floor is a plaque with inscriptions in Latin and Greece. Below
this is another plaque inscribed 'This house and school and that at Leybourne
were bath erected and endowed at the sole expense of the Reverend Edward Holme,
Vicar of Birling.

Listing NGR: TQ6956157446

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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