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Marsh Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Old Romney, Kent

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Latitude: 50.9912 / 50°59'28"N

Longitude: 0.8996 / 0°53'58"E

OS Eastings: 603583

OS Northings: 125309

OS Grid: TR035253

Mapcode National: GBR T00.S92

Mapcode Global: FRA D6SH.D8V

Entry Name: Marsh Cottage

Listing Date: 9 June 1959

Last Amended: 23 April 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1231546

English Heritage Legacy ID: 175563

Location: Old Romney, Shepway, Kent, TN29

County: Kent

District: Shepway

Civil Parish: Old Romney

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

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Listing Text

TR 036 253

LOWER ROAD (north side)
No.2 (Marsh Cottage)

(Formerly listed as two cottages in Lower Road 110 yards east south east of The Manor House)


House, formerly two cottages, now house. Left timber-framed bay mid C16 or earlier, right section probably C18, with C18 facade and C19 alterations. Timber framed, clad in red brick with occasional grey bricks in a Flemish-type bond. Plain tile roof.

Two storeys with two-course plat band. Hipped roof with gablet to left. Red brick stack in front slope of roof towards centre, and two slender projecting end stacks. Irregular fenestration of four casements; two two-light to left and two C20 three-light to right. Ground floor windows have segmental heads. Blocked doorway to left of centre. Ribbed door under flat bracketted hood towards right end. Short timber framed rear wing to left, probably C18, incorporating stairs. Rear lean-to.

Interior: exposed timbers. Cambered tie-beam towards left with evidence for crown-post.

Listing NGR: TR0209123556

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

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