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Shepherd's Cottage Shepherd's House, Aldington

Description: Shepherd's Cottage Shepherd's House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 10 August 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 181614

OS Grid Reference: TR0610336273
OS Grid Coordinates: 606103, 136273
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0887, 0.9417

Location: 2 Forge Hill, Aldington, Kent TN25 7DT

Locality: Aldington
Local Authority: Ashford Borough Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: TN25 7DT

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Listing Text

(east side)
4/29 Shepherd's
House and
House pair. Late C18. Timber framed and tile hung on 1st floor and
red and blue chequered brick ground floor. Two storeys to triple
span hipped roof with stack to left. Regular fenestration of 2 sashes
on each floor with vertical glazing bars, and central panelled door
with cornice hood with wooden casement on 1st floor and 2 shallow
bays on ground floor to left. Right return with double carriage doors
with cambered head and multi-paned casement to workshop/store rooms.
The left hand cottage has been altered late C20, but was originally
of the same pattern. Included for group value.

Listing NGR: TR0627336593

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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