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Alpine Cottages Milkhouse Antique Shop, Cranbrook

Description: Alpine Cottages Milkhouse Antique Shop

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 June 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 169109

OS Grid Reference: TQ7931037511
OS Grid Coordinates: 579310, 137511
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1088, 0.5601

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

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Listing Text

Nos 1 and 2, Alpine
20.6.67 Cottages and
Milkhouse Antique
Shop (formerly listed
as J B Bridgeland's
Stones, Verdun House
and Alpine Cottages,
Sissinghurst )

Cottage row, with shop to right. Circa 1700, clad in C19, with C20 alterations.
Timber-framed and clad in brick, painted to front, with tile-hanging on first
floor and in gables of ends. Plain tiled half-hipped roof. Two tall off-centre
brick ridge stacks and stack at left end. Three hipped dormers. Two storeys
and attics. Irregular fenestration of 7 windows on first floor and 4 on ground
floor with wide single storey projecting glazed shop front with flat roof to
right. Boarded door to left in flat roofed glazed weather-porch, central
panelled door with flat hood over and glazed door recessed in centre of shop
front. Interior: Substantial frame visible. Queen post side-purlin roof.

Listing NGR: TQ7931037511

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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