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Latitude: 51.099 / 51°5'56"N
Longitude: 1.0999 / 1°5'59"E
OS Eastings: 617134
OS Northings: 137866
OS Grid: TR171378
Mapcode National: GBR V0F.2WL
Mapcode Global: FRA F666.SDJ
Entry Name: Temple Cottage
Listing Date: 29 December 1966
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1344193
English Heritage Legacy ID: 175614
Location: Newington, Shepway, Kent, CT18
Civil Parish: Newington
Traditional County: Kent
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent
TR 13 NE NEWINGTON B2065
4/38 Temple Cottage
Bailiff's house, now house. Built mid C18 in a Gothic style, by the Rev.
Ralph Drake Drockman. Front elevation and left return elevation roughly
roursed galleted stone. Rear elevation broad bands of galleted stone
and red and grey brick in Flemish bond. Plain tile roof. L-plan, with
canted turret in re-entrant angle. 2 storeys and semi-basement on stone
Plinth. Moulded string course and castellated parapet to front and left
return elevations. Hipped roof, left hip returning. 2 brick ridge
stacks to left wing. Brick gable end stack to right. Rectangular 3-
window front of pointed-arched casement windows with hoodmoulds; two
2-light with Y tracery and single central light. Three similar 2-light
casements on each floor to left return elevation. Central door of 4
fielded panels with three Y-traceried top lights, in moulded pointed-
arched architrave with moulded hoodmould, up 4 slightly curved stone steps.
Rear return wing to left. Canted rear turret becomes square and tile-hung
above eaves, surmounted by castellated woodencupola with Gothic lights
and leaded conical roof with ball finial. Interior not inspected.
Formerly associated with Beachborough (now Beachborough Park).
Listing NGR: TR1692138106
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