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Lock and Key Cottage, Goudhurst

Description: Lock and Key Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 June 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 169549

OS Grid Reference: TQ7377338489
OS Grid Coordinates: 573773, 138489
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1193, 0.4816

Location: Jarvis Lane, Goudhurst, Kent TN17 2NP

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

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Listing Text

TQ 73 NW (east side)

Lock and Key Cottage
20.6.67 (formerly listed as
Cherry Garden Farm
House. C15 o earlier, altered C16. Timber framed and exposed renewed large panel
framing with plaster infill on red brick and sandstone base, with red and blue
brick to end right. Plain tiled roof. End jettied hall house, the roof and
possibly service and rebuilt mid C16. Two storeys on plinth, with jetty to left
return, roof hipped with gablet to left, half-hipped to right with rebuilt stack
to centre right. Three wooden casements on each floor, and plank and stud door to
centre right with hipped hood. Interior: the small hall with inglenock fireplace,
with crenellated dais beam, separated by colonette and moulded capital (exposed in
the upper floor) from parlour door with tongue-poking head in spandrel, this truss
with crown post, the parlour roof smoke-blackened. The roof to the hall and
service wing is unblackened, clasped purlin with wind braces. The exterior fram-
ing is partly spurious and only partly related to the structure of the house.

Listing NGR: TQ7377538486

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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