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Date Listed: 19 May 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 168940
OS Grid Reference: TQ7853838930
OS Grid Coordinates: 578538, 138930
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1218, 0.5498
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CRANBROOK CRANBROOK COMMON
TQ 73 NE
Hall-house, now house. Late C15 or early C16, with alterations, extensions
and cladding of 1908, possibly by Mervyn Macartney, 1908. Timber framed and
clad in applied framing with plaster infilling to front. Red brick on ground
floor to sides and rear, weatherboarded above. Projecting red brick wing to
right, tile hung only on bay and in gable. Plain tiled hipped roof, with lower
half hipped roof over wing to right. 2 hipped dormers and large brick stack
off-centre to left. 2 storeys and attic. Irregular fenestration of 4 windows
on first floor and 3 on ground floor. Gabled and weatherboarded porch with
half glazed inner door and boarded outer door off-centre to left. Hipped 2
storey square bay on end of right hand wing and 1 window on each floor of re-
entrance face of wing. Gabled and half timbered 2 storey bay on left return
front. C16 wing to rear, with addition to right with triple span roof.
Interior: substantial timber frame with jowled posts. Inserted brick stacks.
Collar purl in crown post roof.
Listing NGR: TQ7853838930
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Source: English Heritage
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