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Garden Court and Attached Walls, Hawkhurst

Description: Garden Court and Attached Walls

Grade: II
Date Listed: 22 June 1989
English Heritage Building ID: 169690

OS Grid Reference: TQ7567030746
OS Grid Coordinates: 575670, 130746
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0492, 0.5049

Location: High Street, Hawkhurst, Kent TN18 4PX

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

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Listing Text


1351/16/340 HIGH STREET
22-JUN-89 (North side)
Garden Court and attached walls

(Formerly listed as:
Wall adjacent to and west of Oakfield
and former Coach House)


Former coach house, converted to residence, and garden walls. Early C19 with some C20 alterations. Garden Court was formerly the coach house to Oakfield, (now Oakfield House and Wellington House). Built of red brick with hipped slate roof and end brick chimneystacks. One to two storeys: five windows. Central part of two storeys with central arch filled in with Diocletian window on first floor and two traceried oculi on each side. Ground floor has left side doorcase with wooden weatherhood on brackets, rectangular fanlight and sidelight and two C20 five-light canted bays. End bays of one storey with hipped roofs and C20 four-light casements under cambered arches. Walls are of red brick or white stocks. South section fronting road is of white stocks to outer side and red brick with black headers to the inner side, both Flemish bond. Brick plinth, panels, moulded stone coping and eight square piers with pyramidal stone caps. West section is of red brick, also in Flemish bond ramped up to the south west corner and with brick buttresses. East section has curved part in white brick in header bond to south east, remainder in red brick in Sussex bond with brick coping, incorporating blocked entrance with two brick piers with pyramidal stone caps and ramped spur in front of Garden Court. Included for group value.

Listing NGR: TQ7567030746

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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