LOWER MEAD COTTAGE AND THE FIRS

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1258596
Date first listed:
16-Jan-1975
Statutory Address:
LOWER MEAD COTTAGE, HIGH STREET
Statutory Address:
THE FIRS, HIGH STREET

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Location

Statutory Address:
LOWER MEAD COTTAGE, HIGH STREET
Statutory Address:
THE FIRS, HIGH STREET

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

County:
Kent
District:
Sevenoaks (District Authority)
Parish:
Leigh
National Grid Reference:
TQ 54496 46401

Details

This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 23/01/2013

TQ 5446 19/693 5280

LEIGH High Street (South side) Lower Mead Cottage and The Firs

(Formerly listed as Oak Cottage and The Firs)

II

Early C20 neo-Tudor pair, possibly by Sir Ernest George. 2 storeys and attic, 3 bays, stepped back towards right. Tiled roofs. Tile-hung blank lst floor in right bay. Other bays gabled, with oversailing gable ends and lst floors on moulded beams. Geometrical half timbering, with roughcast filling, to 1st floor. Oriel£bay windows. Red brick ground floor with square bay at left. In centre porch built out to overhang of 1st floor. One tiny gabled dormer and tall brick stacks. Lower Mead Cottage has a pent porch on left return.

Listing NGR: TQ5449646401

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
445285
Legacy System:
LBS

Legal

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

End of official listing

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Date: 30 Jun 2001
Reference: IOE01/07292/16
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