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Stream Cottages

A Grade II* Listed Building in Ditton, Kent

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.2969 / 51°17'48"N

Longitude: 0.4514 / 0°27'4"E

OS Eastings: 571001

OS Northings: 158162

OS Grid: TQ710581

Mapcode National: GBR PQR.LXS

Mapcode Global: VHJM5.RNZN

Entry Name: Stream Cottages

Listing Date: 25 February 1987

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1070527

English Heritage Legacy ID: 179300

Location: Ditton, Tonbridge and Malling, Kent, ME20

County: Kent

District: Tonbridge and Malling

Civil Parish: Ditton

Built-Up Area: Ditton

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

Church of England Parish: Ditton St Peter ad Vincula

Church of England Diocese: Rochester

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Listing Text

DITTON CP THE STREAM
TQ 75 NW
(north side)
8/127
Stream Cottages, Nos
- 44-48 (even)

GV II*

Hall-house, now house pair. Circa 1420-1450 with solar wing of c.1480-1500; C19
cladding to 1st floor. Timber-framed with brick ground floor except under left
hand jetty, where close-studded framing is exposed with plaster infilling. Plain
tiled roof with return gables at both ends, to left over 1st floor jetty on
bressumer, joist ends and brackets. C16 moulded wooden barge boards. Stack
behind ridge to left. 2 storeys; irregular fenestration of 5 windows on lst
floor and 4 windows on ground floor. Boarded and panelled door to left of
entrance right hand window under gable, (No 44), entrance to No 46/48 is 2-storey
later C20 addition set back at left end. Interior: much evidence of timber-
framing. Built-in stack with carved Tudor arched wooden bressumers to fireplaces
in drawing and dining rooms. Moulded beams in drawing room, (former parlour).
Cambered beam over solar, now bedroom, possibly supporting solar crown-post.
Crown-post possibly also over former hall; roof-space inaccessible at time of
re-survey.


Listing NGR: TQ7100158162

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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