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Lavender Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Lyminge, Kent

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Latitude: 51.1272 / 51°7'37"N

Longitude: 1.0877 / 1°5'15"E

OS Eastings: 616146

OS Northings: 140970

OS Grid: TR161409

Mapcode National: GBR V00.CSH

Mapcode Global: VHLH6.SXVR

Plus Code: 9F3343GQ+V3

Entry Name: Lavender Cottage

Listing Date: 17 October 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1242117

English Heritage Legacy ID: 441468

Location: Lyminge, Folkestone and Hythe, Kent, CT18

County: Kent

Civil Parish: Lyminge

Built-Up Area: Lyminge

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

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House. Probably mid C17, with C18 and C19 alterations and facade.
Timber framed. Red and grey brick in a Flemish-type bond. Right gable
end red brick in Flemish bond, with buff brick above wall-plate. Plain
tile roof. 3 timber-framed bays. Lobby-entry plan. 1½ storeys. Flint
and stone plinth with brick top course. Corbelled brick under protruding
morticed wall-plate. Steeply-pitched roof, hipped to left with gablet,
half-hipped to right. Brick ridge stack to right end of central bay, and
slightly-projecting right gable-end stack. Three flat-roofed two-light
dormers. Irregular ground-floor fenestration of 3 two-light casements
with cambered heads. Half-glazed door with cambered head, under stack.
Interior: gunstock-jowled posts. Arch-braced tie-beams. Partition of
broadly-spaced studding and wattle-and-daub infilling above tie-beam
between left and central bays. Roof ceiled. Boxed ground-floor ceiling-
beams and boarded ceiling. Painted brick fireplace with wooden bressumers.
Stairs behind stack.

Listing NGR: TR1614640971

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