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Grove Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Hildenborough, Kent

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.2046 / 51°12'16"N

Longitude: 0.2497 / 0°14'58"E

OS Eastings: 557256

OS Northings: 147451

OS Grid: TQ572474

Mapcode National: GBR MNZ.HXM

Mapcode Global: VHHQ0.8ZVD

Entry Name: Grove Cottage

Listing Date: 19 February 1990

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1248428

English Heritage Legacy ID: 179627

Location: Hildenborough, Tonbridge and Malling, Kent, TN11

County: Kent

District: Tonbridge and Malling

Civil Parish: Hildenborough

Built-Up Area: Tonbridge

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 POWDER MILL LANE (east side)
TQ 54 NE
5/194 Grove Cottage
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II

Small house. Late C18/early C19. Flemish bond brick with blue headers to the
ground floor, tile-hung above; peg-tile roof; brick stack.

Plan: Sited down a track off Powder Mill Lane, the house faces east and is
associated with a detached barn. 2 rooms wide, with a kitchen/parlour to the
left heated from the end stack and a service room to the right. The rear
outshut is probably integral.

Exterior: 2 storeys. Almost symmetrical 2-window front with a C19 plank
front door slightly to right of centre with a flat porch hood. The left end
stack projects and has corbelled brick coping and tile-hung off-sets. Roof
gabled at the left end, half-hipped at the right end and carried down as a
catslide over the outshut. C19 casements, 2-panes per light with segmental
arched heads, the windows to the left of the front door 3-light, those to the
right 2-light. On the right return there is a door into the outshut and a
small window.

Interior: Not accessible at time of survey (1988).

A good example of a small traditional house with an unspoiled exterior.


Listing NGR: TQ5725647451

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

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