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Adelaide Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Maidstone, Kent

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.2525 / 51°15'9"N

Longitude: 0.4797 / 0°28'46"E

OS Eastings: 573144

OS Northings: 153293

OS Grid: TQ731532

Mapcode National: GBR PRC.G3D

Mapcode Global: VHJMD.8SG6

Plus Code: 9F327F3H+2V

Entry Name: Adelaide Cottage

Listing Date: 26 February 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1249637

English Heritage Legacy ID: 431844

Location: East Farleigh, Maidstone, Kent, ME15

County: Kent

Civil Parish: East Farleigh

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

Church of England Parish: East Farleigh

Church of England Diocese: Rochester

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Listing Text

LOWER ROAD
TQ 75 SW EAST FARLEIGH
(North Side)
2/47 Nos. 1-6 (inclusive)
Adelaide Cottages
GV II

On a corner site. House, with house row added. House C14, with C16
and C17 additions and alterations. House row mid C19. House and wing timber
framed, clad with weatherboarding. Addition with ragstone to ground floor,
weatherboarded above. Plain tile roof. House row chequered red and grey
brick to ground floor, weatherboarded above, with slate roof. House
comprises 2 timber-framed bays, built at right-angles to road; that to left,
nearest road, formerly part of open hall, that to right storeyed, with single
aisle to present front of house. Later timber-framed rear wing to left
with further addition projecting towards road from its gable end. House
row at right-angles to right of wing gable end, fronting lane. House 1½
storeys, wing 2 storeys, addition 2 storeys and garret, house row 2 storeys.
Steeply pitched gabled roof to house. Half-hipped roof to addition, with
right end jettied at eaves level. House row gabled. Gable end stack with
stone base. to left of house. Projecting brick stack to gable end of
addition. Gable end stack and 2 ridge stacks to house row. Hipped dormer
to house, and 2 small ground-floor casements. 4-light diamond mullion
window to rear. Horizontally-sliding first-floor sash to wing, with
3-light casement below. One 2-light casement towards left end of addition,
and irregular fenestration of 4 casements to house row. Boarded door to
left end of house, beneath stack to No. 6. Boarded door with flat
bracketed hood to left end of addition, to No. 5. Boarded and panelled
doors to house row, to Nos. 1-4. Interior of No. 6: exposed framing. Aisle
ties to both bays. Arcade braces to left bay. Tie-beam trenched for
passing braces. Re-used post with lap-joint matrix. Stud-and-daub end-of-
hall partition. Sooted collared common rafters. C16 or C17 staircase
with triangular wooden treads. Stone fireplace. Interiors of Nos. 1-5 not
inspected.


Listing NGR: TQ7314453292

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