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Lake Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Harrietsham, Kent

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.2443 / 51°14'39"N

Longitude: 0.6784 / 0°40'42"E

OS Eastings: 587038

OS Northings: 152864

OS Grid: TQ870528

Mapcode National: GBR QSY.Y24

Mapcode Global: VHJMH.PZZJ

Entry Name: Lake Cottage

Listing Date: 26 April 1968

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1086182

English Heritage Legacy ID: 173750

Location: Harrietsham, Maidstone, Kent, ME17

County: Kent

District: Maidstone

Civil Parish: Harrietsham

Built-Up Area: Harrietsham

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

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Listing Text

HARRIETSHAM CHURCH ROAD
TQ 85 SE (west side)

4/17 Lake Cottage

26.4.68.
II

Cottage. 2nd half C16. Mixed red and grey brick in English bond
with plain tile roof. 3 bays, with central door to front elevation
and one rear door to each outer bay. One storey and attic on
galletted stone plinth. Brick coped gable to left, plain to right.
Large brick gable end ridge stack to left with fillet. Left gable
end has 2 C16 round-headed chamfered brick attic windows in shallow
rectangular recesses, one with remains of brick hood-mould and 2
smaller similar unrecessed windows above them. Right gable end
has central rectangular recessed chamfered brick window with
doors, with blocked round-headed chamfered brick window above.
3 hipped C19 dormers. Irregular fenestration of one shallow
rectangular brick recess on either side of door, each containing
3 round-headed chamfered brick lights with later glazing bars. Low
central round-headed doorway in shallow rectangular recess, with radi-
ating brick voussoirs, and 2 bricks forming raised keystone. C20
ribbed door with rectangular light. Rear elevation: 2 doors similar
to front, arches springing from plain imposts, alternated with
irregularly-spaced sets of 3-light windows. Flat-roofed stone
extension to right. Interior: large cross-beams to ground floor.
Butt side purlin roof, altered in C18 or C19. 3 bays (with outer door to each).


Listing NGR: TQ8703652864

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