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68, London Road (See Details for Further Address Information), Royal Tunbridge Wells

Description: 68, London Road (See Details for Further Address Information)

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 20 May 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 168047

OS Grid Reference: TQ5818639437
OS Grid Coordinates: 558186, 139437
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1324, 0.2595

Location: Church Road, Royal Tunbridge Wells, Kent TN1 1JT

Locality: Royal Tunbridge Wells
Local Authority: Tunbridge Wells Borough Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: TN1 1JT

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Listing Text

No 68
TQ 5839 SW 2/48 20.5.52
Includes No 47 Church Road. A C18 house. No 47 Church Road was originally a
factory and shop of Tunbridge Wells ware. A print of it shows Princess Victoria
riding by on a donkey during her visit to Tunbridge Wells as a child. 3 storeys,
the ground floor stuccoed, above tile hung. Hipped slate roof. 2 sashes facing
London Road, 5 sashes facing Church Road with glazing bars intact. The 1st floor
projects on 4 wooden Tuscan columns with dentilled cornice below the overhang.
Plain doorcase with rectangular fanlight and 6 panel door in London Road. No
47 Church Road has a doorcase with pilasters, open pediment and semi-circular
No 68 form a group with Nos 31 to 47 (odd) Church Road.

Listing NGR: TQ5818839437

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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