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Latitude: 51.1375 / 51°8'15"N
Longitude: 1.2228 / 1°13'21"E
OS Eastings: 625547
OS Northings: 142521
OS Grid: TR255425
Mapcode National: GBR W1B.PXP
Mapcode Global: VHLH9.4NSV
Entry Name: Box Tree Cottage
Listing Date: 27 August 1952
Last Amended: 28 May 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1363353
English Heritage Legacy ID: 178549
Location: Alkham, Dover, Kent, CT15
Civil Parish: Alkham
Built-Up Area: Alkham
Traditional County: Kent
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent
TR 24 SE ALKHAM SLIP LANE
Box Tree Cottage
27.8.52 (formerly listed
as Cottage Box)
House, C17 and 1713 for George Slater Esq. Timber framed and clad with red
brick and tile hanging, and extended with red brick. Plain tiled roofs.
Main block: two storeys on plinth with boxed eaves to the valley roof on left
with stack to end right. Regular fenestration of 3 glazing bar sashes on first
floor and 2 to left on ground floor, all with rubbed and moulded brick heads,
and with moulded brick aprons below first floor window. Door of 6 raised
and fielded panels to right with semi-circular fanlight and pediment on
pilaster surround. Three terracotta plaques over ground floor windows with
Slater Coat of Arms and date 1713. The earlier portion to right is
structurally separated from the C18 wing. One storey and attic with
half-hipped roof and dormer. One glazing bar sash, 1 wooden casement and
boarded door to right. Some framing studs are exposed.
Listing NGR: TR2554742521
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