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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: 1185389



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

County: Kent

District: Maidstone

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Bearsted

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 13-Nov-1973

Date of most recent amendment: 20-Jul-1984

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 173544

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TQ 85 NW BEARSTED THE STREET (north side) 6/38 13.11.73 Baxter's Cottage, Eden Cottage and Kozecot.(Formerly listed as nos. 1,2, and 3 Sunnyside, Baxter's Cottage, Eden Cottage and Kozecot.)


Cottages. C16 and C18. Left part of Baxter's Cottage timber framed with red brick front. Rest of Baxter's Cottage and Eden Cottage chequered red and grey brick, Kozecot rendered, all with plain tile roof. Left part of Baxter's Cottage: a lower building than the rest of the row. C16 with C18 front 2 storeys with plinth and platt band. Ridge stack at left end. One timber-framed bay with single C20 casement to each storey, that to ground floor with segmental head. 2-storey single-bay timber- framed addition to rear, late C16 or early C17, cement rendered with hipped plain tile roof and gablet. Right part of Baxter's Cottage, Eden Cottage and Kozecot: C18. 2 storeys and attic with plinth, platt band to Eden cottage only, and eaves cornice. Roof half-hipped at right end and half-hipped at left end above junction with left part of Baxter's cottage. Ridge stack off- centre to right. 2 hipped dormers. One first-floor casement to each cottage over spaces between doors. 3 doors with flat bracketted C19 hoods; ribbed door to Baxter's Cottage at left end, ribbed door to Eden Cottage towards centre, and plain C20 door with diamond light to Kozecot towards right end. Rear catslide roof. Interior: left part of Baxter's Cottage has evidence for window in right gable end wall on first floor of front bay, and exposed beams, joists and posts. Right part of Baxter's Cottage has side purlin roof.

Listing NGR: TQ8050755716

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National Grid Reference: TQ 80231 55855


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