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Solomons, Hawkhurst

Description: Solomons

Grade: II
Date Listed: 22 June 1989
English Heritage Building ID: 169765

OS Grid Reference: TQ7784929781
OS Grid Coordinates: 577849, 129781
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0399, 0.5355

Location: Rye Road, Hawkhurst, Kent TN18 5DP

Locality: Hawkhurst
Local Authority: Tunbridge Wells Borough Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: TN18 5DP

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Listing Text

TQ 72 NE (north side)

12/415 Solomons
- II
House, C18 refronting of earlier core, extended 1843. Timber framed and clad with
red and blue chequered brick and tile hung and rendered on first floors. Plain
tiled roof. Two parallel ranges. Two storeys on plinth with roof half-hipped to
left with stacks to end right and projecting at end left. Regular fenestration of
2 glazing bar sashes on each floor and central door of 6 raised and fielded panels
with rectangular fanlight and moulded flat hood on brackets, the whole fenestra-
tion composition set to left of facade. Rear wing of 1 storey and attic, with end
stacks. Left return wall not bonded to front elevation. Interior: the front
range preserves evidence of earlier, probably C17, frame, with gunstock jowls.
Large C18 brick fireplace with chestnut chimney bressummer. Letter found in house
dated 1843 details building of rear wing.

Listing NGR: TQ7784929781

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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