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51-55, the Pantiles, Royal Tunbridge Wells

Description: 51-55, the Pantiles

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 May 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 168133

OS Grid Reference: TQ5809438690
OS Grid Coordinates: 558094, 138690
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1257, 0.2578

Location: The Pantiles, Royal Tunbridge Wells, Kent TN2 5TE

Locality: Royal Tunbridge Wells
Local Authority: Tunbridge Wells Borough Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: TN2 5TE

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Listing Text

(South East Side)
Nos 51 to 55 (odd)
TQ 5838 NW 1/8 20.5.52.

Originally the lower Assembly Rooms later the Royal Victoria Hotel. Now sale
rooms. Early C19. 4 storeys and basement stuccoed, the ground floor rusticated.
Parapet with small panel and cap above each pilaster and large scrolled panel
in the centre marked 'Royal Victoria Pantechnicon'. 4 pilasters from lst to
3rd floor. Stringcourse above each floor. Cast iron balcony on 1st floor.
8 sashes in moulded surrounds with ost glazing bars intact. Porch with fluted
Doric columns and above the entablature 2 large shields supported by the lion
and the unicorn with the crown in the centre. the Coat of Arms of the Duke and
Duchess of Kent.
Nos 45 to 61 (odd) form a group together with Nos 21 to 31a (odd).

Listing NGR: TQ5809638693

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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