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Latitude: 51.2198 / 51°13'11"N
Longitude: 0.7384 / 0°44'18"E
OS Eastings: 591332
OS Northings: 150298
OS Grid: TQ913502
Mapcode National: GBR RVR.FHR
Mapcode Global: VHKK5.RL7R
Entry Name: Forstal Cottages
Listing Date: 14 December 1984
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1060981
English Heritage Legacy ID: 173922
Location: Lenham, Maidstone, Kent, ME17
Civil Parish: Lenham
Traditional County: Kent
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent
LENHAM LENHAM FORSTAL ROAD
TQ 95 SW
5/187 Forstal Cottages
4 and 5
House, now house row. Possibly C16 core with C17, C18 and C20
alterations. Timber-framed core. Front elevation channelled
stucco. Left gable end C20 tile-hanging. Plain tile roof. 2
storeys on plinth. Plain 2-storey buttress to either end of front
elevation. Half-hipped roof. Central brick ridge stack. Irregular
fenestration of 3 windows; one 2-light casement, one central
single light and one 3-light casement. Boarded door to No. 4
beneath stack and ribbed door to No. 5 in C20 extension to right.
Interior: Fragment of substantial tie-beam with evidence for
crown post. Cambered axial tie-beam from former storeyed end
bay now part of ground-floor ceiling. Large C17 inglenook. Eaves
raised, probably in C18. Interior No. 5 not inspected.
Listing NGR: TQ9133250298
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