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Church Gate Cottages

A Grade II Listed Building in Shipbourne, Kent

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.2473 / 51°14'50"N

Longitude: 0.2795 / 0°16'46"E

OS Eastings: 559190

OS Northings: 152264

OS Grid: TQ591522

Mapcode National: GBR MNF.RH3

Mapcode Global: VHHPT.SXM5

Entry Name: Church Gate Cottages

Listing Date: 3 May 1984

Last Amended: 21 September 2001

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1280946

English Heritage Legacy ID: 357394

Location: Shipbourne, Tonbridge and Malling, Kent, TN11

County: Kent

District: Tonbridge and Malling

Civil Parish: Shipbourne

Built-Up Area: Shipbourne

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

Church of England Parish: Shipbourne St Giles

Church of England Diocese: Rochester

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Listing Text

SHIPBOURNE

190/3/23 IGHTHAM ROAD
03-MAY-84 (West side)
1, 2 AND 3
Church Gate Cottages

(Formerly listed as:
IGHTHAM ROAD
1 AND 2
Church Gate Cottages)

GV II

Range of three cottages. Later C19. Vernacular Revival style. Coursed rubble stone ground floor with tile-hung first floor. Tiled roof with two ridge stacks and rear end stack. T-shaped plan. Two storeys: two windows to each cottage. Casement windows. South front is symmetrical with 2 outer return gables with plain bargeboards and 2 semi-dormers, also with plain bargeboards between. Entrances to nos 1 and 2 recessed in outer bays with two-centred arched doorways and wooden supports to overhangs above. Wooden balustrades between supports. No 3 is in T-wing and has a similar semi-dormer and wooden doorcase in south east angle but with hipped tiled roof and large ribbed brick end chimneystack to north gable. Included for group value only.

Listing NGR: TQ5919552257

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

Description

SHIPBOURNE

190/3/23 IGHTHAM ROAD
03-MAY-84 (West side)
1, 2 AND 3
Church Gate Cottages

(Formerly listed as:
IGHTHAM ROAD
1 AND 2
Church Gate Cottages)

GV II

Range of three cottages. Later C19. Vernacular Revival style. Coursed rubble stone ground floor with tile-hung first floor. Tiled roof with two ridge stacks and rear end stack. T-shaped plan. Two storeys: two windows to each cottage. Casement windows. South front is symmetrical with 2 outer return gables with plain bargeboards and 2 semi-dormers, also with plain bargeboards between. Entrances to nos 1 and 2 recessed in outer bays with two-centred arched doorways and wooden supports to overhangs above. Wooden balustrades between supports. No 3 is in T-wing and has a similar semi-dormer and wooden doorcase in south east angle but with hipped tiled roof and large ribbed brick end chimneystack to north gable. Included for group value only.

Listing NGR: TQ5919552257

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