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2, 4 and 6, Hastings Road, Rolvenden

Description: 2, 4 and 6, Hastings Road

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 16 August 1962
English Heritage Building ID: 180323

OS Grid Reference: TQ8447231258
OS Grid Coordinates: 584472, 131258
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0510, 0.6306

Location: A28, Rolvenden, Kent TN17 4LS

Locality: Rolvenden
Local Authority: Ashford Borough Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: TN17 4LS

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Listing Text

(north-east side)
has 2, 4 and 6
(also known as
St Mary's Cottages
or Church Cottages)
TQ 8431 18/282 16.8.62.

One building. Rectangular building facing the churchyard on one side and
the road on 2 sides. C18. The level of the ground is higher facing the churchyard,
so that on this side the building has 2 storeys and attics and on the other
side 3 storeys, 3 windows facing east and west, 2 windows facing north. Faced
with weatherboarding grooved to immitate masonry. Hipped tiled roof. Moulded
wooden eaves cornice. Glazing bars intact. The east front facing the churchyard
has 2 bays on ground and first floors and a doorway between with grooved pilasters,
pediment, semi-circular fanlight and door of 6 moulded panels. The north front
facing the village has a wooden gallery built up on the first floor, and approached
from this, is a contemporary shop front (not now used as such) consisting
of a curved shop window complete with glazing bars with a doorway on each side
flanked by narrow pilasters with half-glazed doors and a projecting cornice
above the whole. The west front facing Hastings Road has a long thin centre
window which lights the staircase.

Listing NGR: TQ8447731264

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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