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Halke Cottages

A Grade II Listed Building in Sheldwich, Kent

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Latitude: 51.2839 / 51°17'2"N

Longitude: 0.8869 / 0°53'12"E

OS Eastings: 601417

OS Northings: 157819

OS Grid: TR014578

Mapcode National: GBR SWH.H1D

Mapcode Global: VHKJW.BZ7N

Entry Name: Halke Cottages

Listing Date: 10 November 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1069920

English Heritage Legacy ID: 176868

Location: Sheldwich, Swale, Kent, ME13

County: Kent

District: Swale

Civil Parish: Sheldwich

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

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Listing Text

(east side)
North Street

1/70 Nos.1&2 Halke Cottages


House, now 2 cottages. C15. Timber framed and part exposed with painted brick
infill, part weatherboarded, right return clad with painted brick. Plain tiled
roof. Hall house with separately roofed parlour and service wings. Two
storeyed wings left and right to central range of one storey and attic, end
wings originally jettied, now underbuilt. Hipped roofs, returned on wings with
gablets. One gabled dormer. Stack cluster to centre left, and projecting and
offset stack at end right. Irregular fenestration of wooden casements. Rib
and stud door to left, boarded door to right. Rear: the original entrance front,
obscured by outshots, but with jetty and dragon posts revealed. Interior:
the wing to right with ogee bracing to hall range and 2 four centred arched
doorways to hall range. Crown post roofs. House described as 'early' and
'rare' (See B.0:E. Kent II, 1983, 460).

Listing NGR: TR0141757819

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