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Wierton Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Boughton Monchelsea, Kent

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.2191 / 51°13'8"N

Longitude: 0.5483 / 0°32'53"E

OS Eastings: 578060

OS Northings: 149741

OS Grid: TQ780497

Mapcode National: GBR PRV.FGX

Mapcode Global: VHJMM.GM79

Entry Name: Wierton Cottage

Listing Date: 23 May 1967

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1049074

English Heritage Legacy ID: 174530

Location: Boughton Monchelsea, Maidstone, Kent, ME17

County: Kent

District: Maidstone

Civil Parish: Boughton Monchelsea

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

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Listing Text

BOUGHTON MONCHELSEA WIERTON HILL
TQ 74 NE (East side)

2/66 Wierton Cottage

23.5.67 II

House. C14 or C15, with C17 and C19 alterations, and C19 facade. Timber
framed, weatherboarded, with plain tile roof. Open hall of, probably, 3
timber-framed bays. Storeyed bay to each end. 2 storeys, on stone plinth.
Underbuilt gable end jetty to right. Hipped roof with gablets. Multiple
brick stack in front slope of roof slightly to right of centre (in central
timber-framed bay). Truncated projecting brick stack to rear of right end
bay. Irregular fenestration of 4 casements; no windows towards left end,
three 3-light casements, and one 2-light casement under stack. Panelled door
with 2 top lights in reeded architrave, behind half-glazed timber-framed
porch under stack. Narrow C19 parallel rear range in stone and brick, with
slate roof and 3 stacks. Interior: moulded right end-of-hall beam. Boxed
steeply-cambered tie-beam to right-central hall truss. Long cut jowl to
principal post of left-central hall truss. Sans-purlin collared common-
rafter roof. C17 axial beams to first floor of left end bay and left hall
bay. C17 moulded stone fireplace with 4-centred arched bressumer with leaf-
spears to spandrels, to right side of stack; plain-chamfered stone fireplace
and bressumer to left.


Listing NGR: TQ7806049741

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