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Empire Cottage gallery

A Grade II Listed Building in Leeds, Kent

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Latitude: 51.2487 / 51°14'55"N

Longitude: 0.6116 / 0°36'41"E

OS Eastings: 582357

OS Northings: 153192

OS Grid: TQ823531

Mapcode National: GBR QSV.RFJ

Mapcode Global: VHJMG.KW52

Plus Code: 9F326JX6+FJ

Entry Name: Empire Cottage gallery

Listing Date: 26 April 1968

Last Amended: 14 December 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1086134

English Heritage Legacy ID: 173838

Location: Leeds, Maidstone, Kent, ME17

County: Kent

District: Maidstone

Civil Parish: Leeds

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

Tagged with: Cottage

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TQ 8253 (west side)

8/104 Empire Cottage, No. 3
and Gallery (formerly
26.4.68. listed as The Butcher's
Shop and Empire House.)

House, now house row. C17 or earlier. Timber-framed. Ground
floor clad in painted brick in Flemish bond, first floor tile-
hung. Plain tile roof. Range parallel to street with broad
wing to left, projecting slightly to front. Wing 2 storeys,
rest 2 storeys and attic. Wing gabled to street with eaves
lower than main range. Large projecting rear stack on stone base
to centre of main range and another projecting external stack
to right side of wing. Small hipped dormer. Irregular
fenestration of 4 windows; one 2-light C19 casement to wing
and 3 glazing-bar sashes to main range. Half-glazed and panelled
door to Empire Cottage in left side elevation and C20 ribbed
door to No. 3 towards left end of main range. Single storey
C19 addition to right with 14-pane shop window and half-
glazed door. Interior not inspected.

Listing NGR: TQ8235453191

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