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Forge Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Yalding, Kent

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.2179 / 51°13'4"N

Longitude: 0.4303 / 0°25'49"E

OS Eastings: 569823

OS Northings: 149326

OS Grid: TQ698493

Mapcode National: GBR NQC.FMQ

Mapcode Global: VHJMK.DNV7

Entry Name: Forge Cottage

Listing Date: 14 October 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1344427

English Heritage Legacy ID: 174860

Location: Yalding, Maidstone, Kent, ME18

County: Kent

District: Maidstone

Civil Parish: Yalding

Built-Up Area: Yalding

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

Church of England Parish: Yalding St Peter and St Paul

Church of England Diocese: Rochester

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Listing Text

YALDING BENOVER ROAD
TQ 6949
(South-west side)
7/61
Forge Cottage
GV
II

House. Early C17 or earlier. Timber framed. Ground floor brick in
stretcher bond to left and left-central bays, rendered to right-central
and right end bays. Exposed framing with rendered infilling to first
floor. Plain tile roof. South-facing, built at right-angles to road.
2 storeys. Stone plinth. Facade divided by principal posts into 4
timber-framed bays. Right-central bay narrower than rest. Broadly-
spaced studding. Higher midrail to two central bays. Tension brace to
right end bay. Steeply-pitched hipped roof, with gablet to right. Brick
ridge stack to right-central bay. Irregular fenestration of 2 windows;
one four-light diamond mullion window to left-central bay and one small
two-light casement to right end. Slight evidence of blocked doorway
under stack. Half-glazed door towards centre of right end bay. Short
two-storey addition to left gable end; ground floor brick, first floor
weatherboarded, plain tile roof, and no first-floor windows. Interior
not inspected.


Listing NGR: TQ6982249326

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

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