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Quested's Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Aldington, Kent

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.0947 / 51°5'40"N

Longitude: 0.9296 / 0°55'46"E

OS Eastings: 605231

OS Northings: 136902

OS Grid: TR052369

Mapcode National: GBR SYW.7TT

Mapcode Global: FRA D6T7.CZ2

Entry Name: Quested's Cottage

Listing Date: 10 August 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1184383

English Heritage Legacy ID: 181617

Location: Aldington, Ashford, Kent, TN25

County: Kent

District: Ashford

Civil Parish: Aldington

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

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Listing Text

TR 03 NE ALDINGTON FRITH ROAD
(north side)
4/32 Quested's
Cottage
GV II
House. C16, altered 1778. Timber framed and clad, with painted
ragstone and tile hanging with plain tiled roof. One storey and attic
with hipped roof with gablets and central stack cluster and 2 hipped
dormers. Two wooden casements on ground floor and half-glazed door
(with painted glass) to centre in gabled porch. Catslide outshot to
rear with dormer and stack and half-glazed door, and brick dated
1778. Interior: full frame visible with tie-beam roof. Large
inglenooks. The cottage is named after Cephas Quested, notorious
smuggler whose home this was late C18.


Listing NGR: TR0523136902

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