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Pembury Grange, Royal Tunbridge Wells

Description: Pembury Grange

Grade: II
Date Listed: 25 May 1983
English Heritage Building ID: 168172

OS Grid Reference: TQ6106940856
OS Grid Coordinates: 561069, 140856
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1443, 0.3013

Location: Pembury Grange, Royal Tunbridge Wells, Kent TN2 4RT

Locality: Royal Tunbridge Wells
Local Authority: Tunbridge Wells Borough Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: TN2 4RT

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Listing Text

Pembury Grange
TQ 64 SW 13/7
Built in 1869. Architect George Devey for Neville Ward - whose father laid out the
Calverley Park estate. A large asymmetrical house in Tudor style of 2 storeys and
attics. Front elevation has a ground floor of red brick with black diaper brick pattern.
4 gables with decorative bargeboards. Upper floors are tile hung on half timbered
roughcast on brick with diaper pattern. 5 altered windows. Terracotta date plaque.
Wooden porch with coved cornice supported on 6 piers. 1 storey red brick diaper
patterned kitchen wing to left with protruding half-conical bread oven. Tiled roof
with clustered chimney stacks. Rear elevation includes a one storey service wing
masked by a red brick wall on the garden side incorporating a recessed garden seat.
The interior has fittings of the period, a wooden staircase with turned balusters
later C19 wooden fire places with half columns and tiled surrounds some dado panelling
and 8 panelled doors.

Listing NGR: TQ5910539794

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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