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The Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Hildenborough, Kent

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.2312 / 51°13'52"N

Longitude: 0.2126 / 0°12'45"E

OS Eastings: 554573

OS Northings: 150325

OS Grid: TQ545503

Mapcode National: GBR MNK.LLG

Mapcode Global: VHHPZ.MBQ0

Entry Name: The Cottage

Listing Date: 19 February 1990

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1248260

English Heritage Legacy ID: 179603

Location: Hildenborough, Tonbridge and Malling, Kent, TN11

County: Kent

District: Tonbridge and Malling

Civil Parish: Hildenborough

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

Church of England Parish: Hildenborough St John the Evangelist

Church of England Diocese: Rochester

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Listing Text

HILDENBOROUGH NIZELS LANE (west side)
TQ 55 SW
1/170 The Cottage
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II

Small house and adjoining outbuilding. Probably early C19. Brick; peg-tile
roof; brick stacks.

Plan: The house, which may have originally been used in part for stabling,
faces approximately east. L plan, the main block 2-cell with a central
entrance and a rear right wing. The left hand room of the main block is
heated from an end stack, wing heated from an end stack. Adjoining coach-
house at the right end of the house.

Exterior: 2 storey house, single storey outbuilding. Gable-ended roof to the
house. Coach-house roof hipped. Slightly asymmetrical 3-bay front elevation
to the house with a central C19 plank front door. The ground floor openings
have crank-arched brick voussoirs, painted white. Ground floor window left is
a 16-pane C19 sash. The right hand window is larger with small panes with
iron glazing bars. 2 first floor 16-pane C19 sashes to left and right, first
floor centre 2-light casement, C19 or C20, in a reduced embrasure, perhaps
replacing a loft opening. The coach-house to the right has a pair of C20
full-height metal doors to the left and a small doorway with a cranked arch,
brick voussoirs and a plank door.

Interior: Not inspected.


Listing NGR: TQ5461650452

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