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Old Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Boughton Monchelsea, Kent

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.2333 / 51°14'0"N

Longitude: 0.5305 / 0°31'49"E

OS Eastings: 576764

OS Northings: 151281

OS Grid: TQ767512

Mapcode National: GBR PRM.NXP

Mapcode Global: VHJMM.48VC

Entry Name: Old Cottage

Listing Date: 25 April 1974

Last Amended: 25 March 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1060765

English Heritage Legacy ID: 174506

Location: Boughton Monchelsea, Maidstone, Kent, ME17

County: Kent

District: Maidstone

Civil Parish: Boughton Monchelsea

Built-Up Area: Maidstone

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

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Listing Text

BOUGHTON MONCHELSEA THE GREEN
TQ 75 SE (South side)

1/43 Old Cottage
(formerly listed as
25.4.1974 the Cottage)

GV II

Cottage. Early-to-mid C18; possibly circa 1739. Timber framed. Ground floor
rendered, first-floor tile-hung. Plain tile roof. Two roughly equal-length
timber-framed bays, formerly with partition between them. 2 storeys, on
stone plinth. Gabled. Large projecting red and grey brick stack to left gable
end. Irregular fenestration of two 3-light wooden casements to each floor.
Ribbed door to left of centre. Integral timber-framed rear lean-to. Short
2 storey later C19 red brick rear wing to left, extended in late C20. Interior:
exposed framing. Long cut jowls to principal posts. Curved tension braces of
light scantling. Fireplace with plain brick jambs and wooden bressumer.
Possibly the cottage referred to in a mortgage dated 1739 as "new erected".


Listing NGR: TQ7676451281

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