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The Old Lime House, Goudhurst

Description: The Old Lime House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 June 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 169460

OS Grid Reference: TQ7245837867
OS Grid Coordinates: 572458, 137867
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1141, 0.4625

Location: Church Road, Goudhurst, Kent TN17 1BN

Locality: Goudhurst
Local Authority: Tunbridge Wells Borough Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: TN17 1BN

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Listing Text

TQ 7237-7337 (north side)

14/110 The Old Lime House
House. Late C17 or early C18. Red and blue brick and plain tiled roof. One
storey and attic on plinth with gambrel roof, with projecting half-hipped wing to
end left. Stacks to centre right and end right. Three flat roofed dormers with
leaded wooden casements, and 3 leaded casements to ground floor. Boarded door
with raking hood to centre left, and blocked doorway to centre right in lobby-
entry position. The cross-wing to left with boarded doors on each floor, and with
carved stone panels on first floor, a man to left, an urn and woman to right. The
figures (crudely carved and known locally as Adam and Eve and the Soup Tureen)
were added by Thomas Apps, who had a lime store and builders yard here.

Listing NGR: TQ7245237874

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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