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Latitude: 51.0947 / 51°5'40"N
Longitude: 0.9296 / 0°55'46"E
OS Eastings: 605231
OS Northings: 136902
OS Grid: TR052369
Mapcode National: GBR SYW.7TT
Mapcode Global: FRA D6T7.CZ2
Entry Name: Quested's Cottage
Listing Date: 10 August 1988
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1184383
English Heritage Legacy ID: 181617
Location: Aldington, Ashford, Kent, TN25
Civil Parish: Aldington
Traditional County: Kent
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent
TR 03 NE ALDINGTON FRITH ROAD
House. C16, altered 1778. Timber framed and clad, with painted
ragstone and tile hanging with plain tiled roof. One storey and attic
with hipped roof with gablets and central stack cluster and 2 hipped
dormers. Two wooden casements on ground floor and half-glazed door
(with painted glass) to centre in gabled porch. Catslide outshot to
rear with dormer and stack and half-glazed door, and brick dated
1778. Interior: full frame visible with tie-beam roof. Large
inglenooks. The cottage is named after Cephas Quested, notorious
smuggler whose home this was late C18.
Listing NGR: TR0523136902
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