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The Bull Public House, Cranbrook

Description: The Bull Public House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 19 May 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 169096

OS Grid Reference: TQ7947637526
OS Grid Coordinates: 579476, 137526
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1089, 0.5625

Location: The Street, Cranbrook, Kent TN17 2JG

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

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Listing Text


8/245 The Bull Public
- House.

Hall-house, now public house. Early C16 with C18 refronting and C19/C20 render-
ing. Timber-framed and rendered with shallow painted plinth. Cornice band
between ground floor and first floors. Plain tiled hipped roof. Tall pebble-
dashed stacks to right on ridge and left on ridge of rear wing. Hall-house plan
with later wings to rear. Two storeys and attic with small C20 square-headed
dormer in centre. Irregular fenestration of 5 windows on first floor, all
glazing bar sashes, and 3 on ground floor, large casement window with mullions
and transoms. Half-glazed door in moulded surround to right of centre. Flat-
headed porch with Tudor-arched entrance and similar shaped side openings to left
of centre. Half-glazed door behind. Interior: Substantial frame intact.
Moulded beams in ground floor room to right. Large stone fire-place with Tudor-
arched surround, late C16

Listing NGR: TQ7947637526

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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