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Temple Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Newington, Kent

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Latitude: 51.099 / 51°5'56"N

Longitude: 1.0999 / 1°5'59"E

OS Eastings: 617134

OS Northings: 137866

OS Grid: TR171378

Mapcode National: GBR V0F.2WL

Mapcode Global: FRA F666.SDJ

Plus Code: 9F3333XX+HX

Entry Name: Temple Cottage

Listing Date: 29 December 1966

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1344193

English Heritage Legacy ID: 175614

Location: Newington, Folkestone and Hythe, Kent, CT18

County: Kent

Civil Parish: Newington

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

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4/38 Temple Cottage

Bailiff's house, now house. Built mid C18 in a Gothic style, by the Rev.
Ralph Drake Drockman. Front elevation and left return elevation roughly
roursed galleted stone. Rear elevation broad bands of galleted stone
and red and grey brick in Flemish bond. Plain tile roof. L-plan, with
canted turret in re-entrant angle. 2 storeys and semi-basement on stone
Plinth. Moulded string course and castellated parapet to front and left
return elevations. Hipped roof, left hip returning. 2 brick ridge
stacks to left wing. Brick gable end stack to right. Rectangular 3-
window front of pointed-arched casement windows with hoodmoulds; two
2-light with Y tracery and single central light. Three similar 2-light
casements on each floor to left return elevation. Central door of 4
fielded panels with three Y-traceried top lights, in moulded pointed-
arched architrave with moulded hoodmould, up 4 slightly curved stone steps.
Rear return wing to left. Canted rear turret becomes square and tile-hung
above eaves, surmounted by castellated woodencupola with Gothic lights
and leaded conical roof with ball finial. Interior not inspected.
Formerly associated with Beachborough (now Beachborough Park).

Listing NGR: TR1692138106

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