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Hill House, Cranbrook

Description: Hill House

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 9 June 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 169050

OS Grid Reference: TQ7786135906
OS Grid Coordinates: 577861, 135906
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0949, 0.5387

Location: The Hill, Cranbrook, Kent TN17 3AD

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

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Listing Text

TQ 7735 NE
(south west side)
Hill House

Cloth hall, now house. C15 with C16 extensions, later C17 alterations and C18
and C19 cladding. Timber framed on painted brick plinth and decorative tile
hung to front and sides with timber frame exposed with plaster infilling and
close studding on two large wings to rear. Wooden modillion eaves cornice to
plain tiled half hipped roof to front. Gabled roofs to rear. Brick ridge
stack to left of centre and end stack to right. 2 storeys. Regular 5 window
front with 3 central windows more closely spaced together. Glazing bar sashes,
the outer ground floor ones tripartite. Central panelled door up 4 steps with
fluted Corinthian pilasters supporting segmental pediment filled with heavily
carved scroll work and floral decoration.

Listing NGR: TQ7786235900

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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