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Hartley House, Cranbrook

Description: Hartley House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 19 May 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 168983

OS Grid Reference: TQ7582234599
OS Grid Coordinates: 575822, 134599
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0838, 0.5089

Location: Bishops Lane, Cranbrook, Kent TN17 3QN

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

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Listing Text

TQ 73 SE
(west side)
- Hartley House

Farmhouse, now house. Late C16, early C17. Timber-framed and exposed with
close studding to west, with some brick infilling on ground floor in centre.
Weatherboarded and tile clad to north and south. Plain tiled roof, hipped to
left and half hipped to right with tall brick stack off centre to left. 2
storeys with garrets. Irregular fenestration of 3 windows on both floors, with
large blocked window on first floor to left. Large C19 wood framed casements
with latticing. Boarded door to right. Catslide to rear around C17 wing con-
taining stair and stair dormer. Interior: Substantial frame visible. Large
central stack with huge fireplace in dining room with vast wooden bressummer.
Jowled posts and side purlin roof with wind braces.

Listing NGR: TQ7611335101

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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