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Lower Maypole Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Goudhurst, Kent

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Latitude: 51.1111 / 51°6'40"N

Longitude: 0.4615 / 0°27'41"E

OS Eastings: 572397

OS Northings: 137530

OS Grid: TQ723375

Mapcode National: GBR PT2.9GP

Mapcode Global: VHJN4.YBBK

Plus Code: 9F324F66+FH

Entry Name: Lower Maypole Cottage

Listing Date: 22 June 1989

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1084685

English Heritage Legacy ID: 169574

Location: Goudhurst, Tunbridge Wells, Kent, TN17

County: Kent

District: Tunbridge Wells

Civil Parish: Goudhurst

Built-Up Area: Goudhurst

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

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TQ 7237-7337 (east side)

Lower Maypole Cottage
House. C16 or earlier, altered c.1635 and c.1930. Timber framed and tile hung
on red brick base, in part in English Bond. Part exposed imitation frame with
plaster infill. Plain tiled roof that house origin, now 2 cell lobby entry.
Two storeys and garret with half-hipped roof with moulded stack cluster off
centre left. Three light, single and slight leaded wooden casements on 1st
floor, and 3 light and 5 light mullioned and transomed window (dated 1778) to
right on ground floor. Boarded door off-centre left. The exposed frame to
lower left is mid C20. Casement windows to return and rear elevations. Cat-
slide outshot to rear. Interior: right hand bay with moulded and brattished
dais, beams at both ends, the upper floor with 2 tie beams, that interrupted by
the stack will be stump of a crown post. A further framed bay to end right
indicated by framing, now lost. Newel stairs in catslide and fireplace bres-
summer dated 1635. Mullioned and transomed window signed in several places
'Lambert' and '78' (Lambert was recorded as glazier in C18).

Listing NGR: TQ7239737530

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