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The Royal Mount Ephraim Hotel, Royal Tunbridge Wells

Description: The Royal Mount Ephraim Hotel

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 May 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 168083

OS Grid Reference: TQ5812439688
OS Grid Coordinates: 558124, 139688
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1346, 0.2587

Location: Mt Ephraim, Royal Tunbridge Wells, Kent TN4 8BB

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

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Listing Text

(North West Side)
No 59
(The Royal Mount
Ephraim Hotel)
TQ 5839 NW 3/61 20.5.52.
1834. It consists of a centre portion of 4 storeys and 3 windows and slightly
recessed wings of 3 storeys and 1 window each. Stringcourse above the 1st floor.
Cornice and parapet above the wings, the cornice continued across the central
portion. Round-headed windows in the 2nd floor of the wings. Glazing bars missing.
Cornice and parapet above the centre portion supporting 2 shields surmounted by
a crown and flanked by figures of a lion and a unicorn. The building has been
altered by the addition of 2 large bays on the ground floor and a continuous domed
glass verandah built out above them on the first floor.
Nos 58 to 6l (consec) and pavement form a group.

Listing NGR: TQ5813539684

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Source: English Heritage

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