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The Queen's Hotel, Hawkhurst

Description: The Queen's Hotel

Grade: II
Date Listed: 9 June 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 169754

OS Grid Reference: TQ7627130579
OS Grid Coordinates: 576271, 130579
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0475, 0.5134

Location: Rye Road, Hawkhurst, Kent TN18 4EY

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

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Listing Text

TQ 7630-7730 (north side)

17/404 The Queen's Hotel
Hotel and public house. C16, altered and extended C17 to c.1900. Timber framed
and clad and extended with red and blue chamfered brick, with weather-boarded
return wings, and some exposed frame with plaster infill to rear. Plain tiled
and slate roofs. Main range of 2 storeys and attic with plinth and
discontinuous brick eaves cornice to half-hipped roof with four flat roofed dormers and stack to right. Three segmentally headed tripartite glazing bar sashes to each floor, and panelled door to centre right in columned porch. Projecting to right a later C18 wing, of 2 storeys with hipped slate roof,
with 2-storey canted bay with glazing bar sashes on end elevation, re-entrant elevation with Venetian windows on each floor and glazed door in C20 porch. Taller, part weather-boarded late C19 wing to right, with hipped slated roof, glazing bar sashes on first floor and casements on ground floor. Half-hipped
and weather-boarded range recessed to rear right: projecting from rear of
this block a half-hipped and framed wing, and gabled weather-boarded wing,
with late C19 brick and weather-boarded range with corbelled stacks and
glazing bar sashes.
Interior: frame visible with large scantling beams. Large brick fireplaces,
that to right end of main range round-backed in Header bond.

Listing NGR: TQ7627130579

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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