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Dragons, Hawkhurst

Description: Dragons

Grade: II
Date Listed: 22 June 1989
English Heritage Building ID: 169737

OS Grid Reference: TQ7577729780
OS Grid Coordinates: 575777, 129780
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0405, 0.5059

Location: A229, Hawkhurst, Kent TN18 4QB

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

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Listing Text

TQ 7429-7529 (east side)

18/387 Dragons
Gate lodge (to Hall Place). Mid C19. Red brick with diapered blue headers, with
ashlar and ashlar dressings elsewhere, and with timber framed upper floor with
plaster infill. Plain tiled roofs. 'Old English' style with irregular plan. Two
storey range of 1 room depth, with 2 storeys jettied over roadside and barge-
boarded gable on brackets. Mullioned and transomed oriel on first floor, and
traceried Perpendicular style stone window on ground floor. Right return
(entrance front) with mullioned and transomed oriel taken up as semi-dormer with
finialed bargeboarded gable, and with traceried panelled 4-centred arched door and
moulded doorway with sidelight in stone surround. Brick 1-storey wing to rear
right with kneelered parapet gable and with stone surrounds to narrow light. The
roadside elevation (to left) continues with single storey ashlar range, with long
13-light mullioned window, and kneelered parapet gabled semi dormer at end left,
with wooden casements. Left return elevation with cross-looped lights, and four
centred arched doorway.

Listing NGR: TQ7577729780

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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