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List Entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.


List entry Number: 1068743



The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County: Kent

District: Dover

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Denton with Wootton

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 22-Dec-1978

Date of most recent amendment: 28-May-1987

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 178576

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TR 24 NW DENTON AND WOOTTON CANTERBURY ROAD (west side) 1/47 Maydekin Cottage 22.12.78 (formerly listed as Nos. 1 and 2 Maydekin Cottages) GV II House. Dated 1646 and 1688. Red brick in mixed English and Flemish bond with some flint. Plain tiled roof. One storey and attic with 2 storey cross-wing on discontinuous plinth with hipped roof. Stacks to centre left and to right, and with 1 flat roofed dormer. Gable to right with plat band and cornice, raised over 2 blocked windows on first floor, with 1 wooden casement on first floor, 1 metal casement on ground floor, and 2 wooden casements to left on ground floor. Two blocked doorways to centre right. Slate roofed outshot to right. Present entry by boarded door in C20 rear outshot. Several stones are set into the brickwork on centre of main (roadside) elevation, bearing a variety of initials and dates, including some with Latin inscriptions, the principal one referring to the Oxenden family and dated MDCXLVI (1646).

Listing NGR: TR2157547364

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National Grid Reference: TR 21575 47364


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