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Watercress Cottage in Garden of Parsonage Farm, and Wall Adjoining

A Grade II Listed Building in Boxley, Kent

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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

Plus Code: 9F328G2V+Q9

Entry Name: Watercress Cottage in Garden of Parsonage Farm, and Wall Adjoining

Listing Date: 20 July 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1086244

English Heritage Legacy ID: 173590

Location: Boxley, Maidstone, Kent, ME14

County: Kent

Civil Parish: Boxley

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

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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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