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Heron Manor Monkton Cottage, Chilham

Description: Heron Manor Monkton Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 13 August 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 181462

OS Grid Reference: TR0687352909
OS Grid Coordinates: 606873, 152909
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2378, 0.9622

Location: Mountain Street, Chilham, Kent CT4 8DG

Locality: Chilham
Local Authority: Ashford Borough Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: CT4 8DG

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Listing Text

(east side)

4/16 Heron Manor and
Monkton Cottage


Hall house, former cottage row, now cottage pair. Circa 1500
with C18 and C20 alterations. Timber framed, part clad in
painted brick with plain tile roof. 2 storeys on plinth; hipped
roof with gablets and 2 C20 sloping dormers to right. Left
end stack, centre left ridge stack and rear stack to right.
6 framed bays, with C20 catslide outshot to left. Early C18
left end bay, timber framed with ground floor of painted brick.
Original hall house of 4 framed bays with screens passage,
now blocked and with stack inserted. Large panelled framing
with tension braces, the right end bay probably originally
end-jettied, now underbuilt with painted brick. Irregular
fenestration of 6 windows, sash and casements. Three C20
plank and panelled doors, in left end bay, bay second from
left, and bay second from right.

Listing NGR: TR0706153325

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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