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Courtstile The Island, Cranbrook

Description: Courtstile The Island

Grade: II
Date Listed: 19 May 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 169061

OS Grid Reference: TQ7766836774
OS Grid Coordinates: 577668, 136774
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1027, 0.5363

Location: Quaker Lane, Cranbrook, Kent TN17 2HF

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

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Listing Text

Nos 1-4 (incl),
The Island,
- Courtstile
- II

Four cottages. Late C16 or early C17, with early C19 additions at right and
left-hand ends. Timber-framed on brick plinth, with weather-boarded cladding
over rendered ground floor. Plain tiled roofs, gabled, except hip down to inner
return wing at right-hand end, and half-hip on this return wing. Single block
with return wing to right and block added to this and parallel at rear right:
lower wing at left end. Two storeys and attics, with garret in inner return
wing and central flat-topped dormer in centre. Irregular fenestration of
3 windows on first floor and 4 on ground floor, wood-framed casements except
to left on ground floor iron-framed. Large rendered porch to right with
2 boarded doors. Wing to right: 2 storeys, slightly irregular 3-window front.
Boarded doors at extreme left and in side of recess to left of right-hand ground
floor window.

Listing NGR: TQ7764936752

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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