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Rectory Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Monks Horton, Kent

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Latitude: 51.1233 / 51°7'23"N

Longitude: 1.0319 / 1°1'54"E

OS Eastings: 612265

OS Northings: 140368

OS Grid: TR122403

Mapcode National: GBR TZY.HQM

Mapcode Global: VHKKX.T1W7

Plus Code: 9F3342FJ+8Q

Entry Name: Rectory Cottage

Listing Date: 15 May 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1344172

English Heritage Legacy ID: 175607

Location: Monks Horton, Folkestone and Hythe, Kent, TN25

County: Kent

District: Folkestone and Hythe

Civil Parish: Monks Horton

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

Tagged with: Cottage

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1/31 Rectory Cottage


House, formerly rectory, now house. Early to mid C15 with mid C16 and
later alterations, restored circa 1969. Timber framed, with brick and
rendered infilling. Right hall bay clad with buff and purple brick in
English bond. Brick gable ends. Plain tile roof. Wealden, with
unequal length hall bays, and storeyed left end bay. Storeyed right
end bay missing. 2 storeys. Stone plinth to left end bay. C20
studding to left end bay, with herringbone brick infilling. 2 tension
braces to first floor of left hall bay. Left end bay jettied to front.
Arch braces to flying wall-plate, that to right springing from brick.
Solid bracket under central tie-beam. Steeply-pitched hipped roof.
Gable end stack to right. Irregular fenestration of three 2-light
casements. Durns to left end of hall, with half-glazed door behind
them. C20 brick rear wing to right. Interior: exposed framing.
Moulded octagonal crown-post on replaced tie-beam. Fragment of large
ovolo-moulded arch-brace remains towards base of principal post. Two
hollow-chamfered 4-centred, almost pointed-arched service doorways to
left end of hall. Mid-to-late C16 inserted hall floor with moulded
beams and Joists.

Listing NGR: TR1226540368

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