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Church House

A Grade II Listed Building in Maidstone, Kent

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.2579 / 51°15'28"N

Longitude: 0.5618 / 0°33'42"E

OS Eastings: 578847

OS Northings: 154090

OS Grid: TQ788540

Mapcode National: GBR PRG.4TM

Mapcode Global: VHJMF.PNB1

Plus Code: 9F327H56+5P

Entry Name: Church House

Listing Date: 26 February 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1250722

English Heritage Legacy ID: 433175

Location: Otham, Maidstone, Kent, ME15

County: Kent

District: Maidstone

Civil Parish: Otham

Built-Up Area: Maidstone

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

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Listing Text

CHURCH ROAD
TQ 75 SE OTHAM
(West Side)
3/217 Church House
GV II
House, formerly cottages, now house. C16 or earlier, restored in C20.
Timber-framed, with plaster infilling. Plain tile roof. 6 timber-framed
bays; left end bay, and possibly second from left, added. 2 storeys. Stone
plinth, higher under left end bay. Gable end jetty to right. Broadly-
spaced close-studding. Higher midrail to third bay from right. Second bay
from right has intermediate rail towards base of each storey. 5 arch-braces,
asymmetrically placed. Hipped roof. Multiple brick ridge stack to right
end of third bay from right. Irregular fenestration of 10 windows. 8
small single-light casements, one 3-light diamond mullion window to left
end bay, and one tall 7-light diamond mullion window between eaves and
intermediate rail of second bay from right. Similar 6-light window under
it, between midrail and intermediate rail of ground floor. Ribbed door in
hollow-chamfered 4-centred arched architrave with hollow spandrels, to left
end of third bay from right. Ribbed door to centre of fifth bay from
right. Interior not inspected. Marked on O.S. map as Church Cottages.


Listing NGR: TQ7884754090

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