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Latitude: 51.2368 / 51°14'12"N
Longitude: 0.5382 / 0°32'17"E
OS Eastings: 577286
OS Northings: 151688
OS Grid: TQ772516
Mapcode National: GBR PRM.JWF
Mapcode Global: VHJMM.85WP
Entry Name: Stone House
Listing Date: 7 August 1990
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1240388
English Heritage Legacy ID: 174652
Location: Boughton Monchelsea, Maidstone, Kent, ME17
Civil Parish: Boughton Monchelsea
Built-Up Area: Maidstone
Traditional County: Kent
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent
The following building shall be added to the list:-
BOUGHTON MONCHELSEA THE QUARRIES
TQ 75 SE
1/182 No 68 (Stone House)
House. C.1835, extended by 1 bay in 1854. Built of coursed rubble from the Boughton Quarry, the front rendered with incised lines on stone plinth.
Hipped slate roof with 2 brick chimneystacks. 2 storeys; 3 windows and 1
blank. 12-pane sashes in reveals with stone lintels 2 of the ground floor windows have C19 wooden shutters. 6 panelled door to left, the right side doorcase has been built out. L-wing to rear with stone which reads "NELSON
BORN JULY 8TH 1848".
Interior contains a series of contemporary fireplaces including a wooden fireplace with pilasters and marble fireplace with paterae original 4
panelled doors and built in commode. The rear kitchen has a brick and stone
upper and C19 cast iron range made by Haynes of Maidstone but there is a possibility that this room was used as a workroom for the stone industry.
[See "A Walk through Boughton's Quarries" Anne Creasey 1989-90]
Listing NGR: TQ7728651687
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