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Dragon Cottage dragon House

A Grade II* Listed Building in Smarden, Kent

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.1493 / 51°8'57"N

Longitude: 0.688 / 0°41'16"E

OS Eastings: 588096

OS Northings: 142333

OS Grid: TQ880423

Mapcode National: GBR QV4.SWN

Mapcode Global: VHJN2.WC2R

Entry Name: Dragon Cottage dragon House

Listing Date: 17 September 1952

Last Amended: 10 October 1980

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1071360

English Heritage Legacy ID: 181264

Location: Smarden, Ashford, Kent, TN27

County: Kent

District: Ashford

Civil Parish: Smarden

Built-Up Area: Smarden

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

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Listing Text

1.
5272 SMARDEN THE STREET
(south side)
14.2.67 Dragon Cottage
(formerly listed under
High Street
17.9.52 Dragon House

TQ 8842 29/12 GV

II*

2.
One building. L-shaped C15 timber-framed building with plaster infilling,
the first floor of the west wing close-studded. The first floor of the north
wing has curved braces and oversails on a bressumer and brackets, with a half-hipped
tile-hung gable above also oversailing on brackets and a bressumer carved
and painted with figures of winged animals, and containing an attic window.
Hipped tiled roof. Casement windows with small square panes. Two small oriel
windows on the first floor. In the centre of the west wing is an C18 doorcase
with flat hood on brackets and a door of 6 fielded panels. Two storeys.
Three windows.


Listing NGR: TQ8809142328

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