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Tollgate, Hawkhurst

Description: Tollgate

Grade: II
Date Listed: 11 August 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 169680

OS Grid Reference: TQ7594430093
OS Grid Coordinates: 575944, 130093
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0432, 0.5085

Location: Highgate Hill, Hawkhurst, Kent TN18 4LS

Locality: Hawkhurst
Local Authority: Tunbridge Wells Borough Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: TN18 4LS

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Listing Text

TQ 7430-7530 (east side)

16/330 Tollgate
(formerly listed as
11.8.88 The Toll House)
Tollgate. Mid C19. Sandstone with plain tiled roof. Simple rectangular plan,
single storey and attic to roadside, 2 storeys to rear. Roadside with plinth and
shaped kneelered parapet gable, with concave and convex curved outline and cross-
shaped pinnacle. Central stack with star-plan moulded stack. Single narrow attic
light and mullioned stone canted bay on ground floor. Boarded door in right
return in porch with smaller shaped gable, with loop-cross in end wall, and
shouldered door opening to roadside. Boarded door to rear right on ground floor,
and stone mullioned windows to return and rear elevations. The house stands on a
high embankment, part of the engineering works of the associated turnpike road
(now the 4229).

Listing NGR: TQ7594430093

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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