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Fir Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Harrietsham, Kent

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.2449 / 51°14'41"N

Longitude: 0.6499 / 0°38'59"E

OS Eastings: 585049

OS Northings: 152863

OS Grid: TQ850528

Mapcode National: GBR QSX.WMZ

Mapcode Global: VHJMH.6ZY0

Entry Name: Fir Cottage

Listing Date: 26 April 1968

Last Amended: 14 December 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1185145

English Heritage Legacy ID: 173749

Location: Harrietsham, Maidstone, Kent, ME17

County: Kent

District: Maidstone

Civil Parish: Harrietsham

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

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Listing Text

HARRIETSHAM CHEGWORTH ROAD
TQ 85 SE (east side)

4/16 Fir Cottage ( formerly
listed as Fir Cottage
26.4.68 and
Fir Trees)
II

House, later house row, now house. Early C17 or earlier, probably
of several periods. Timber-framed, weatherboarded, with plain tile
roof. Cross-wing to left 2 storeys and attics, left end of main
range 2 storeys, right end 1½ storeys, all on stone plinth. Cross-
wing has jettied gable with moulded bressumer on decoratively
carved brackets, with moulded bargeboards and pendant. Roof of
main range in 2 parts, left end higher than right. Right end hipped
to right. Multiple brick ridge stack to 2-storey section and red
brick stack to right end of right section. One 2-light leaded
casement to gable of wing and glazing-bar sash with thick glazing bars
to first floor. 2-storey section has one 2-light leaded ovolo-
moulded mullion window to first floor. 2 gabled eaves dormers to
right section. Boarded door beneath stack with flat hood on
decoratively carved early Cl7-style brackets.- Weatherboarded lean-to
at either end. Interior not inspected.


Listing NGR: TQ8504952863

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

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