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Old Peacock Cottage, Goudhurst

Description: Old Peacock Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 22 June 1989
English Heritage Building ID: 169504

OS Grid Reference: TQ7462437474
OS Grid Coordinates: 574624, 137474
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1100, 0.4932

Location: A262, Goudhurst, Kent TN17 2PB

Locality: Goudhurst
Local Authority: Tunbridge Wells Borough Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: TN17 2PB

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Listing Text

TQ 73 NW (north side)

Old Peacock Cottage
House. C16 or earlier. Timber-framed and part exposed with red brick infill on
sandstone base. First floor tile hung, and plain tiled roof. originally lobby-
entry plan. Two storey on plinth, with eaves drop to 1st floor. Half-hipped roof
with gablets , the hip-ends projecting and exposed (the wall plates are truncated
and exposed in both return elevations, suggesting the building originally extended
further both to left and to right. Stack cluster to centre right. Three light
and 2-light wooden casement on each floor. Lean-to outshot to right, open on
ground floor and forming porch to boarded door in right return. Blocked doorway
in left return. Catslide outshot to rear. Interior: very low room heights with
exposed frame of large scantling, with tongue-stopped chamfers with gunstock-
jowled main posts. Infilled inglenook fireplace.

Listing NGR: TQ7462437474

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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