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David Salomons' House, Water Tower and Wall Attahced to East, Southborough

Description: David Salomons' House, Water Tower and Wall Attahced to East

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 March 1973
English Heritage Building ID: 169342

OS Grid Reference: TQ5688441648
OS Grid Coordinates: 556884, 141648
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1526, 0.2418

Location: Speldhurst Road, Southborough, Kent TN3 0TH

Locality: Southborough
Local Authority: Tunbridge Wells Borough Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: TN3 0TH

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Listing Text

(south side)
David Salomons' House,
water tower and wall
14-3-73 attached to east
- II

Late C19. Stock brick, with band of red brick marking each storey. Built on
outcrop of Tunbridge Wells rock with caves underneath. Round tower of 4
storeys, with smaller staircase turret attached. Crenellated parapet. Clock
face and arrow slit windows. Attached to east is wall almost 6 feet high also
with crenellated parapet; imitation towers, arrow-slip openings and machicola-
tions. Partly encloses walled garden to north.

Listing NGR: TQ5689041722

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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