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Collins Farmhouse, Cranbrook

Description: Collins Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 June 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 169101

OS Grid Reference: TQ7935937542
OS Grid Coordinates: 579359, 137542
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1091, 0.5608

Location: The Street, Cranbrook, Kent TN17 2JR

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

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Listing Text

Collins Farmhouse,
20.6.67 (formerly listed as
Collin's Place,

Cloth hall, now house. Early C16 with C18 additions and C19 cladding and
alterations. Timber-framed and clad with red and blue brick on ground floor
to right and tile-hung above with wide rendered band below eaves. Projecting
gabled wing to left, with red and blue brick ground floor, and weather-boarded
first floor. Plain tiled half-hipped roofs. Very tall central brick ridge
stack. Two storeys and garrets. Irregular fenestration of 2 windows on each
floor, mixture of C18 casements and large C19 wood mullion and transom windows.
Half-glazed door in centre with gabled brick weather porch. Deep catslide
extension to rear out of which grows C18 2½ storey half-hipped rear block to
right. Interior: Substantial timber frame survives. Inserted stack with
stone fire surround dated 1592.

Listing NGR: TQ7935937542

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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