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Little Glassenbury, Cranbrook

Description: Little Glassenbury

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 June 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 168958

OS Grid Reference: TQ7442936479
OS Grid Coordinates: 574429, 136479
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1011, 0.4900

Location: Cranbrook, Kent TN17 2QG

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

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Listing Text

TQ 73 NW
(west side)
Little Glassenbury
- II

House and barn now house, connected by short wing. HOUSE: C17, clad in C18.
Timber-framed on red brick plinth and tile hung, with red and blue brick ground
floor to centre and left. Plain tiled roof half hipped to right with deep over
hanging eaves to half-hip. 2 storeys with tall brick ridge stack to right of
centre and end stack to left. Irregular fenestration of 3 windows on first
floor and 5 windows on ground floor. C18 wood framed lattice casements.
Central boarded doubled doors with C18 flat hood over. Long stepped C20
extension, single storey to front, 2 storeys behind, at left end connecting
with converted barn. Long catslide to right and half-hipped gable end project-
ing above to left. Interior: Heavy framing including heavily jowled posts.
Very wide stack. Side purlin roof. BARN TO LEFT: C17 with C18 addition.
Timber framed with red brick and tile cladding with some exposed framing to
south. Interior: 5 bays. Jowled posts carrying curved braces on walls. Roof

Listing NGR: TQ7442936479

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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