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Latitude: 51.3019 / 51°18'6"N
Longitude: 0.5435 / 0°32'36"E
OS Eastings: 577401
OS Northings: 158935
OS Grid: TQ774589
Mapcode National: GBR PQW.678
Mapcode Global: VHJM7.CJNT
Entry Name: Watercress Cottage in Garden of Parsonage Farm, and Wall Adjoining
Listing Date: 20 July 1984
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1086244
English Heritage Legacy ID: 173590
Location: Boxley, Maidstone, Kent, ME14
Civil Parish: Boxley
Traditional County: Kent
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent
TQ 75 NE BOXLEY THE STREET
5/84 Watercress Cottage in garden of
Parsonage Farm, and wall
Cottage. C18, built partly with re-used medieval stone. Ground
floor of north elevation of galletted stone with brick patches
and brick band, first floor of ashlared chalk lump. West gable
end tarred weatherboarding. Plain tile roof. 1½ storeys.
Roof hipped at east end and half-hipped at west end. 2 pro-
jecting brick stacks; towards west end of north elevation and
on east gable end. One 2-light casement on each floor in
west gable end. Small hipped dormer in east hip of roof. Plank
door and ground floor 2-light casement together under brick
relieving arch to right of stack in east gable end. Wall adjoining
cottage to north and south. Medieval. Now encloses north-east
corner of garden. To south forms rear wall of a weather boarded
barn. To north, runs approx. 6 yds north of cottage, then
returning approx. 3 yards to west. Approx. 10 feet high.
Galletted chalk lump with thick band of flint on tall galletted
chalk lump plinth.
Listing NGR: TQ7740158935
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