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Hilldale Studio Cottage The Old Studio, Cranbrook

Description: Hilldale Studio Cottage The Old Studio

Grade: II
Date Listed: 9 June 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 169001

OS Grid Reference: TQ7739735966
OS Grid Coordinates: 577397, 135966
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0956, 0.5321

Location: High Street, Cranbrook, Kent TN17 3DR

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

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Listing Text

TQ 7735 NW
(south side)
11/152 The Old Studio, Studio
9.6.52 Cottage and Hilldale
(formerly listed as The
Old Studio)

Cloth hall of Wealden type, now 3 cottages. Late C15, floored in C16, with
C19 alterations and extensions. Timber framed on red brick plinths, exposed
with plaster infilling and close studded under gable to left, with curved
braces to right. Plain tiled roof, hipped to right, with gabled return wing
to left. Moulded bargeboards to left. Tall brick stack behind ridge to right
and hipped dormer to right of centre. Left hand gable jettied out over ground
floor on moulded wooden bressummer and brackets. Eaves in centre overhangs on
braces. Right hand-most first floor bay jettied out over ground floor on
joists and brackets. 2 storeys and attics. Single window in gable to left.
Irregular 4 window first floor and 3 window jrbuhd floor, casements, those on
first and attic floors under gable C19 transom and mullion cross casements.
C19 and C20 wooden casements elsewhere. Moulded round headed doorway to right
under left hand jetty with boarded and ribbed door. Central carriage-entrance
and boarded door to left of right hand window. In the C18 and early C19 Studio
Cottage was used as a Nonconformist Chapel. In the later C19 Thomas Webster
RA and F D Morely RA lived here.

Listing NGR: TQ7740235944

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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