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Old Kent Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Newington, Kent

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Latitude: 51.0955 / 51°5'43"N

Longitude: 1.1074 / 1°6'26"E

OS Eastings: 617673

OS Northings: 137503

OS Grid: TR176375

Mapcode National: GBR V0F.BRB

Mapcode Global: FRA F667.96P

Entry Name: Old Kent Cottage

Listing Date: 27 August 1952

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1061087

English Heritage Legacy ID: 175621

Location: Newington, Shepway, Kent, CT18

County: Kent

District: Shepway

Civil Parish: Newington

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

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Listing Text


4/45 Old Kent Cottage

House. Possibly early C14. Timber framed with rendered infilling. Painted
brick infilling to right end bay. Left gable end tile-hung on first floor.
Thatched roof. Built at right-angles to road. Two-bay open hall with
storeyed bay to each end. 1½ storeys on painted stone plinth. Left gable
end jettied. Frame of relatively thin-scantling timber, with broadly-
spaced studding. Front elevation of right end bay rebuilt with square panels.
Broad low window cill across left hall bay. Straight brace to left side of
right hall bay. Roof half-hipped to left, hipped to right Filleted C20
brick stack to right end of right hall bay. Irregular fenestration of one
3-light leaded casement to left hall bay. One 2-light leaded casement to
first floor of left gable end. Boarded door under stock. Interior not
inspected. Hall said never to have been floored. (E.W. Parkin, unpublished
report in National Monuments Record).

Listing NGR: TR1767337503

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