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Latitude: 51.2956 / 51°17'44"N
Longitude: 1.1268 / 1°7'36"E
OS Eastings: 618090
OS Northings: 159805
OS Grid: TR180598
Mapcode National: GBR TXY.PPK
Mapcode Global: VHLGG.HP2P
Entry Name: Give Ale Cottage
Listing Date: 29 September 1952
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1085669
English Heritage Legacy ID: 171148
Location: Fordwich, Canterbury, Kent, CT2
Civil Parish: Fordwich
Built-Up Area: Sturry
Traditional County: Kent
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent
5273 FORDWICH KING STREET
Give Ale Cottage
TR 1859 27/224 29.9.52.
Part of the house has minor-brace roof without purlins of circa 1300, the rest
rebuilt late C17 with simple Queen post roof, and is possibly the house for
the building of which Thomas Wooton was presented in the Arohdeacon"s Court
in 1670 in that it endangered the falling of the churchyard house. Timber-framed
with painted brick infilling partly refaced in brick, now painted, Tiled roof.
One storey and attics. To the right a half-hipped gable with one sliding sash
window over one, half-timbered above ground floor. To the left, a dormer at
eaves level with a window of two lights above two windows with segmental arched
heads, one of three lights, one of two. Rendered plinth, The east front has
three windows, two gabled projections, their flint floor plastered end a pentice
between. Plain door.
Listing NGR: TR1809059806
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