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Bird-In-Hand-Cottage, Cranbrook

Description: Bird-In-Hand-Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 June 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 169083

OS Grid Reference: TQ7776836034
OS Grid Coordinates: 577768, 136034
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0961, 0.5374

Location: 5 Waterloo Road, Cranbrook TN17 3HF

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

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Listing Text

TQ 7736 SE
(north east side)
20.6.67 Bird-in-Hand Cottage

House, later alehouse and common lodging house, now shop. C16 and C18
cladding. Timber-frame on cement plinth with weatherboarded ground-floor
to front, tile-hung above. Some exposed timber-framing on left return front
with tile-hung above and in gable. Plain tiled roof. Tall ribbed brick
stack to right of centre and end projecting brick stack to left. 2 storeys.
Paired sashes on first floor and shop front with central half-glazed door
and paired octagonal shop fronts flanking. Right-hand part of this building
is obscured by lower C19 block of Waterloo House (not listed). Interior:
Substantial evidence of timber-framing. Possible inserted stack with heavy
wooden bressummer.

Listing NGR: TQ7776836034

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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