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Cranbrook Museum Old Rectory Cottage, Cranbrook

Description: Cranbrook Museum Old Rectory Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 June 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 168890

OS Grid Reference: TQ7753736187
OS Grid Coordinates: 577537, 136187
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0975, 0.5342

Location: Rope Walk, Cranbrook, Kent TN17 3JX

Locality: Cranbrook
Local Authority: Tunbridge Wells Borough Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: TN17 3JX

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Listing Text

TQ 7736 SE SIDE)
Old Rectory Cottage
9.6.52 and Cranbrook Museum
(formerly listed as
Old Rectory Cottages)
- II

Farmhouse, now Museum and cottage. C16, altered in late C17 and C19. Timber-
framed and clad in red brick. Plain tiled hipped roof with brick ridge stack
to right of centre and brick end stacks to rear. Return gable at right end
of front, plastered. Sloping head dormer to left of front with small central
half-timbered gable. Two storeys and attics. Single window in gable to left.
Irregular fenestration of 3 windows on first floor and 4 windows on ground
floor, all wooden lead-lattice casements. Boarded doors to left and right of
centre. Gable with inscriptions CE 1683 WTN 1889. Formerly the Rectory.

Listing NGR: TQ7753736190

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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