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Mount Edgcombe, Royal Tunbridge Wells

Description: Mount Edgcombe

Grade: II
Date Listed: 24 November 1966
English Heritage Building ID: 167964

OS Grid Reference: TQ5791739296
OS Grid Coordinates: 557917, 139296
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1312, 0.2556

Location: Castle Road, 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

Mount Edgcumbe
TQ 5739 SE 4/66 24.l1.66.
Early C19. 3 storeys on the north-east side. 2 storeys on the south-west side.
Ground floor painted brick, painted tiles on 1st floor. 3 windows. On the north-east
side the centre window bay projects and on its flanks on the 1st floor has small
wooden trellised balconies with hoods. 2 modern bay windows have been built out
on the ground floor. The south-west front has a 3-light curved bay window on
both floors. Staircase of unusual design for a house of this size. A tablet
on the house records that Admiral Sir W E Parry, Explorer (1790-1855) lived there.
Mount Edgcumbe, Mount Edgcumbe Cottage and Ephraim Lodge form a group.

Listing NGR: TQ5791839299

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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