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Clare Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Harrietsham, Kent

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Latitude: 51.2434 / 51°14'36"N

Longitude: 0.6721 / 0°40'19"E

OS Eastings: 586604

OS Northings: 152748

OS Grid: TQ866527

Mapcode National: GBR QSY.W7M

Mapcode Global: VHJMP.L0PN

Entry Name: Clare Cottage

Listing Date: 14 December 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1336280

English Heritage Legacy ID: 173799

Location: Harrietsham, Maidstone, Kent, ME17

County: Kent

District: Maidstone

Civil Parish: Harrietsham

Built-Up Area: Harrietsham

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

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Listing Text

TQ 85 SE (south side)

4/66 No. 25 (Clare
Cottage) and 27
House or house row, now offices. C16, late C17 or early C18,
and late C20. Ground floor painted brick, first floor tile-
hung, right section with plain and fishscale tiles. Plain tile
roof. Late C17 or early C18 3-bay range parallel to street
and C16 cross-wing to left. 3 bays deep. 2 storeys, with garret to
cross-wing, on stone plinth. Roof of cross-wing half-hipped. One
brick ridge stack either end of right range. Irregular fenestration
of one single-light garret casement to wing and one 20-pane
glazing bar sash to first floor. Right range has 3 three-light
casements. 2 panelled doors with flat bracketted hoods; one to
left end of wing and one to left of centre of right range. Plain
boarded door to right of centre of right range. Plain boarded
door to right of centre of same range. Interior: Wing: probably
originally jettied to front. Large fireplace on right side wall
of ground floor with herringbone brickwork and elongated 4-centred
arched bressumer with leaves to spandrels. Arched wall-braces.
Roof raised and rebuilt with side purlins. Exposed timbers in both

Listing NGR: TQ8660352744

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