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Yew Tree House

A Grade II Listed Building in Maidstone, Kent

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Latitude: 51.2743 / 51°16'27"N

Longitude: 0.5578 / 0°33'28"E

OS Eastings: 578509

OS Northings: 155903

OS Grid: TQ785559

Mapcode National: GBR PR8.3TG

Mapcode Global: VHJMF.M78G

Entry Name: Yew Tree House

Listing Date: 26 April 1968

Last Amended: 20 July 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1086215

English Heritage Legacy ID: 173620

Location: Boxley, Maidstone, Kent, ME14

County: Kent

District: Maidstone

Civil Parish: Boxley

Built-Up Area: Maidstone

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

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Listing Text

(east side)

5/113 Yew Tree House
(formerly listed as
26.4.68 Yew Tree farm cottage)

House. Late C15 or early C16. Timber framed with plaster infilling,
some areas completely plastered. Plain tile roof. Wealden house
of 4-timber-framed bays including 2 open hall bays of about equal
length. 2 storeys on stone plinth with cellar at right end. First
floor of right and left end bays jettied on brackets. On first floor,
left bay of hall has one tension brace either side of a central
stud. Widely spaced studs in right bay of hall. Plastered coving
from recessed hall to flying wall-plate, which is also braced from
the end bays. Hipped roof with gablet at left end and stack off-
centre to left in front slope of roof. Projecting stack at right
end. Irregular fenestration of one 2-light sliding casement in
left bay, one 3-light sliding casement in right bay of hall, and
one 2-light ordinary casement in right bay. Arched door head at
left end of left hall bay. C20 plank door.

Listing NGR: TQ7850955903

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