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The Eight Bells Hotel, Hawkhurst

Description: The Eight Bells Hotel

Grade: II
Date Listed: 22 June 1989
English Heritage Building ID: 169712

OS Grid Reference: TQ7562929541
OS Grid Coordinates: 575629, 129541
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0384, 0.5037

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

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Listing Text

TQ 7429-7529 (south side)

The Eight Bells Hotel
Inn. C18, extended mid Cl9. Timber framed and tile hung on painted brick
ground floor, weather-boarded to rear, with plain tiled roof and slate-roofed
extension. Two-storey main range with hipped roof and stacks to end right and
to centre. Four glazing bar sashes on 1st floor with mullioned windows to right
and to centre left. Half-glazed doors to centre and to left, both in large late
C20 gabled porches (larger to left). Parallel hipped rear wing with projecting
stacks and lean-to outshot. Extension to left (pre 1880), also 2 storeys, with
gabled roof and stack to right. Three glazing bar sashes on 1st floor and 3
sashes grouped to right on ground floor, with canted oriel on left return.

Listing NGR: TQ7563429554

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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