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Poplar House, Frittenden

Description: Poplar House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 22 June 1989
English Heritage Building ID: 169398

OS Grid Reference: TQ8093442301
OS Grid Coordinates: 580934, 142301
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1514, 0.5857

Location: The Street, Frittenden, Kent TN17 2DG

Locality: Frittenden
Local Authority: Tunbridge Wells Borough Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: TN17 2DG

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Listing Text

TQ 84 SW (north side)

Poplar House (formerly
listed as Wayside and
House. C16 or earlier, altered early C18. Timber framed and clad with red and
blue brick and weather boarding. Plain tiled roof. Lobby entry plan, probably
of hall house origin. Two storeys, both return elevation jettied with moulded
wooden modillion eaves cornice to roof, half-hipped to left, hipped to right,
with centre left cruci-form stack cluster. Two 3 light and 2 light wooden case-
ments on 1st floor, and 3 light metal casement and 3 and 2 light wooden casem-
ents on ground floor. Boarded door to centre left. The stack has a plastered
section with an heraldic crest incised upon it. The house is either an end-
jettied hall house, a re-fronted Wealden or a re-fronted continuous-jetty build-
ing (ie ranging from possible early C15 to mid C16 dates.)

Listing NGR: TQ8093442301

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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