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The Calverley Hotel, Royal Tunbridge Wells

Description: The Calverley Hotel

Grade: II
Date Listed: 24 November 1966
English Heritage Building ID: 167970

OS Grid Reference: TQ5861239369
OS Grid Coordinates: 558612, 139369
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1316, 0.2655

Location: Lanthorne Mews, Royal Tunbridge Wells, Kent TN1 2LY

Locality: Royal Tunbridge Wells
Local Authority: Tunbridge Wells Borough Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: TN1 2LY

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Listing Text

(South Side)
The Calverley Hotel
TQ 5839 SE 7/79 24.11.66.
This was built as Calverley House in 1820 and enlarged by Decimus Burton in 1840
when it became a hotel. Built of Tunbridge Wells stone. 3 storeys. Parapet and
cornice. Sashes with most glazing bars intact. 9 windows windows. The end window
bays and the centre one projects with small pediments over. Hoods to some 1st
floor windows. French windows on the ground floor which has now lost its hooded
verandah. Large stuccoed Tuscan porch on the street front. The Duchess of Kent
and Princess Victoria stayed here when the house was Calverley House in 1827 and

Listing NGR: TQ5870539365

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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