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Court Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Acrise, Kent

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Latitude: 51.142 / 51°8'31"N

Longitude: 1.1415 / 1°8'29"E

OS Eastings: 619843

OS Northings: 142771

OS Grid: TR198427

Mapcode National: GBR TZX.7FY

Mapcode Global: VHLH7.QKTF

Entry Name: Court Cottage

Listing Date: 29 December 1966

Last Amended: 17 October 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1250990

English Heritage Legacy ID: 433554

Location: Acrise, Shepway, Kent, CT18

County: Kent

District: Shepway

Civil Parish: Acrise

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

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Listing Text


4/7 Court Cottage
(formerly listed
29.12.66 as Courts Cottage)


House. Late C16 or early C17, with C18 front elevation and later alterations
Front elevation red and grey brick in Flemish bond. Gable ends late C16
or early C17 red brick in English bond. Right end of rear elevation brick
in Flemish bond to ground floor, tile-hung above. Plain tile roof. 2
storeys and garret. Rendered plinth to front elevation, brick plinth to
gable ends. Plat band to front elevation. Boxed eaves. Front wall-plate
with soffit mortice visible towards left end. Gabled roof. Projecting
late C16 or early C17 brick gable-end stacks with irregular offsets; that
to left on flint plinth with stone quoins and chamfered stone top, and with
two flues on a corniced rectangular upper plinth. Irregular fenestration
of 3 two-light casements; one to left and two to right of door. Ground-
floor windows have top lights and segmental heads. Blocked windows with
shaped brick architraves to right gable end; two single-light attic windows,
two two-light first-floor windows with hollow-chamfered brick mullions, and
two single-light windows to ground floor. One similar two-light brick
window to first floor of left gable end, to rear of stack. Boarded door
with segmental head, behind open timber porch to left of centre. Two-
storey brick rear wing to left, with much lower ridge and with roof hipped
to rear. Rear lean-to between wing and point towards right end of main
range. Interior not inspected.

Listing NGR: TR1984342771

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

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