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Beggars Cottage finch Cottage meadow Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Barham, Kent

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Latitude: 51.2019 / 51°12'6"N

Longitude: 1.1549 / 1°9'17"E

OS Eastings: 620491

OS Northings: 149469

OS Grid: TR204494

Mapcode National: GBR TZ4.QS4

Mapcode Global: VHLH1.Y1WZ

Plus Code: 9F336523+PW

Entry Name: Beggars Cottage finch Cottage meadow Cottage

Listing Date: 3 July 1987

Last Amended: 22 October 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1085475

English Heritage Legacy ID: 171608

Location: Barham, Canterbury, Kent, CT4

County: Kent

District: Canterbury

Civil Parish: Barham

Built-Up Area: Barham

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

Tagged with: Cottage

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In the entry for:


Finches Cottage and
No 1 (Meadow Cottage)
No 2. and No 3 (Beggars
Cottage) Railway Terrace

the address shall be amended to:

Finch Cottage and No 1
(Meadow Cottage) No 2,
and No 3 (Beggars Cottage)
Railway Terrace




Finches Cottage and
TR 2049 No 1 (Meadow Cottage)
25/1001 No2, and No 3 (Beggars
Cottage) Railway Terrace


Range of cottages. C1750 or earlier. Rought cast render with hipped Kentish pegtiled
roof. L shaped range of 2 storeys with 3:4 windows to Railway Hill and 5 windows
to side elevation. Brick modillion eaves cornice. Railway Hill elevation has
C20 casements. Finches Cottage has left side penticed addition with modern plank
door. Side elevation has 5 early C19 metal framed casements in rectangular openings
at 1st floor and segmental headed openings at ground floor. Cambered doorcases,
originally 4 but one to No 2 replaced by a window. No 3 has an early C19 penticed
weather hood. No 1 has a later C19 gabled weather hood. Plinth, Catslide roof
to rear. Large brick chimneystack at junction of L range end brick chimneystack
and external rough cast stack to Finches Cottage. Finches Cottage has hipped roof
to rear. No 1 has brick open fireplace with wooden bressumer, No 2 has an open
fireplace and No 3 has a brick open fireplace with arched recess on ground to left,
rustic elm floor joists and winder stair.

Listing NGR: TR2049149469

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