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Little Charity, Cranbrook

Description: Little Charity

Grade: II
Date Listed: 19 May 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 169115

OS Grid Reference: TQ7677934438
OS Grid Coordinates: 576779, 134438
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0820, 0.5225

Location: B2086, Cranbrook, Kent TN17 3PS

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

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Listing Text

TQ 73 SE (North side)
- Little Charity

Former hall-house, now house. Early C15, with C18 cladding and C20 extensions.
Timber-fronted on red brick plinth with weatherboarded cladding, tilehung
on first floor to west. Plain tiled hipped roofs. Hall-house plan. 1½
storeys with ridge stack to right, and gabled semi-dormers to left and on
south (right) end. Irregular 2 windows front, casements. Boarded door with
gabled hood on curved brackets to right. 1½ storey extension to left with
2 gabled dormers and boarded door to right. Gabled porch to right at south
and flanked by low gabled extension. Interior: Heavy framing visible.
Inserted brick stack with replaced wooden bressummer. Heavily jowled posts.
Uniform scantling roof with collars and smoke-blackening.

Listing NGR: TQ7677934438

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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