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Elizabethan Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Swanley, Kent

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Latitude: 51.4044 / 51°24'15"N

Longitude: 0.1972 / 0°11'49"E

OS Eastings: 552925

OS Northings: 169557

OS Grid: TQ529695

Mapcode National: GBR TR.6DK

Mapcode Global: VHHP0.CYMR

Plus Code: 9F32C53W+QV

Entry Name: Elizabethan Cottage

Listing Date: 22 October 1982

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1223000

English Heritage Legacy ID: 416881

Location: Swanley, Sevenoaks, Kent, BR8

County: Kent

District: Sevenoaks

Civil Parish: Swanley

Built-Up Area: Swanley

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

Church of England Parish: Swanley St Paul

Church of England Diocese: Rochester

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Listing Text

5280 (north side)
Elizabethan Cottage
TQ 5269 8/221
An inscription reads "Built AD 1604. Repaired and partly rebuilt AD 1713.
Restored and decorated AD 1880." The exterior is of 1880, masking a timber-framed
building. Two storeys ground floor painted brick with bands of decorative ties.
First floor hung with curved tiles. Tiled roof, half-hipped at one end and
hipped at the other, with central chimneystack. Catslide to rear. Two sliding
sashes. The ground floor has penticed doorcase. The interior has exposed beams
and inglenook fireplace.

Listing NGR: TQ5292569557

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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