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The Cottage, Hildenborough

Description: The Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 19 February 1990
English Heritage Building ID: 179603

OS Grid Reference: TQ5457350325
OS Grid Coordinates: 554573, 150325
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2312, 0.2126

Location: Nizels Lane, Hildenborough, Kent TN11 8NU

Locality: Hildenborough
Local Authority: Tonbridge and Malling Borough Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: TN11 8NU

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Listing Text

TQ 55 SW
1/170 The Cottage

Small house and adjoining outbuilding. Probably early C19. Brick; peg-tile
roof; brick stacks.

Plan: The house, which may have originally been used in part for stabling,
faces approximately east. L plan, the main block 2-cell with a central
entrance and a rear right wing. The left hand room of the main block is
heated from an end stack, wing heated from an end stack. Adjoining coach-
house at the right end of the house.

Exterior: 2 storey house, single storey outbuilding. Gable-ended roof to the
house. Coach-house roof hipped. Slightly asymmetrical 3-bay front elevation
to the house with a central C19 plank front door. The ground floor openings
have crank-arched brick voussoirs, painted white. Ground floor window left is
a 16-pane C19 sash. The right hand window is larger with small panes with
iron glazing bars. 2 first floor 16-pane C19 sashes to left and right, first
floor centre 2-light casement, C19 or C20, in a reduced embrasure, perhaps
replacing a loft opening. The coach-house to the right has a pair of C20
full-height metal doors to the left and a small doorway with a cranked arch,
brick voussoirs and a plank door.

Interior: Not inspected.

Listing NGR: TQ5461650452

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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