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Gilbraltar Cottage and Rocklea, Royal Tunbridge Wells

Description: Gilbraltar Cottage and Rocklea

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 January 1971
English Heritage Building ID: 167963

OS Grid Reference: TQ5810839537
OS Grid Coordinates: 558108, 139537
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1333, 0.2584

Location: 67 Mt Ephraim, Royal Tunbridge Wells, Kent TN4 8BX

Locality: Royal Tunbridge Wells
Local Authority: Tunbridge Wells Borough Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: TN4 8BX

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Listing Text

872/3/65 THE COMMON
20-JAN-71 Gilbraltar Cottage and Rocklea

(Formerly listed as:
Gibraltar Cottage)


House, now subdivided. Circa 1828. Designed by Decimus Burton. An irregular shaped house of cottage Gothic style. 2 storeys, the south west front is stuccoed, the south east front is faced with weather-boarding. 4 windows facing south east and 4 windows facing south west. Stringcourse. The south-west front has 4 gables with scalloped bargeboards and its glazing bars intact. The south east front has 2 similar gables but beneath them 2 bays of 3 windows each have been built out on both floors. Glazing bars intact on 1st floor. French windows below. The north corner of the house has been made into a separate house called "Rocklea" with C20 windows.

Listing NGR: TQ5810539536

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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