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Cliff Cottages cliff House

A Grade II Listed Building in Boughton Monchelsea, Kent

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.2374 / 51°14'14"N

Longitude: 0.5403 / 0°32'24"E

OS Eastings: 577426

OS Northings: 151756

OS Grid: TQ774517

Mapcode National: GBR PRM.CDZ

Mapcode Global: VHJMM.95Z7

Entry Name: Cliff Cottages cliff House

Listing Date: 25 March 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1068615

English Heritage Legacy ID: 174488

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 CLIFF HILL
TQ 75 SE (South-West side)

1/27 Cliff House and
No. 1 Cliff
Cottages

II

House, now house pair. Later C16 or early C17, with early-to-mid C19 facade
to left. Timber framed with plaster infilling to right of stack, red brick
in Flemish bond under and to left of stack. Plain tile roof. 2 storeys, on
rendered plinth. Section to right of stack comprises one timber-framed
bay, close-studded, with jetty to front. Gabled. Slender projecting brick
stack to left, and ridge stack immediately to left of right end bay.
Irregular fenestration of three 3-light casements; two to left section, one
to right. Segmental heads to left ground-floor windows. Boarded door with
segmental head to centre of left section, to Cliff Cottages and panelled
door with segmental head under stack. C20 door to Cliff House in addition to
rear of right gable end. Short rear return wing to left with rendered left
side, brick gable end, lower eaves and half-hipped roof. Interior: only right
end inspected. Exposed framing. Roll-moulded cross and axial beams to ground
floor, ovolo-moulded axial beam to first floor. Fireplace with wooden
bressumer. Left side of stack said to have stone fireplace.


Listing NGR: TQ7742651756

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