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Chittenden Cottage, Hawkhurst

Description: Chittenden Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 22 June 1989
English Heritage Building ID: 169692

OS Grid Reference: TQ7524930725
OS Grid Coordinates: 575249, 130725
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0491, 0.4989

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

TQ 7430-7530 (north side)

16/342 Chittenden Cottage
House. C16 or earlier, restored late C19. Timber framed, part restored and
exposed with plaster infill on red and blue brick base, part tile hung, with plaintiled roof. Probable hall house with cross-wing. Two storeys with hipped roof, and projecting jettied and hipped cross-wing at right, with stack to centre
right. Two wooden casements on each floor of main range, and 2 to first floor of
cross-wing, 1 on ground floor with boarded doors on left and right sides of
recessed porch, with brackets to jetty, to left of cross-wing. Fully framed
interior. George Devey restored and extended adjacent Chittenden whilst extending Marlborough House School opposite 1879-80, and may well have restored this building at the same time.

Listing NGR: TQ7524930725

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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