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The South Cottage, Cranbrook

Description: The South Cottage

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 20 June 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 168880

OS Grid Reference: TQ8084238283
OS Grid Coordinates: 580842, 138283
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1153, 0.5824

Location: Cranbrook, Kent TN17 2JP

Locality: Cranbrook
Local Authority: Tunbridge Wells Borough Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: TN17 2JP

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Listing Text

4/29 The South Cottage


Small fragment of the main block of the c1570 house, now cottage. Circa 1570,
much restored, altered and extended. c1930-40 red, with some blue brick. Plain
tiled roof, hipped to right with projecting breast and very tall stack, and partly hipped to left with very large framed half-hip over. Tall stack to rear.
Two storeys; 2-window front, slightly irregular with large wooden diamond
lattice casements in segment-headed surrounds. The lintel of a transom and
mullion window with drip-mould area remains on the west face and on the first
floor of the east front survives a blocked doorway with possible blocked doorway
below, that above with surround moulded on the inside. Two storey brick and
tile-hung extension of c1930-40 to north.

Listing NGR: TQ8084238283

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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