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Primrose Hill, Hawkhurst

Description: Primrose Hill

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 June 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 169787

OS Grid Reference: TQ7547631460
OS Grid Coordinates: 575476, 131460
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0557, 0.5025

Location: Slip Mill Road, Hawkhurst, Kent TN18 5AB

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

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Listing Text

TQ 73 SE (north side)

10/436 Primrose Hill
House. 1802 for Francis Ayerst, and much extended mid C20. Rendered, with part
tile hung rear wings, with plain tiled roofs. Two storeys on plinth with plat
band and paired modillion eaves cornice to hipped roof with stacks to left and to
right. Regular fenestration of 3 glazing bar sashes on first floor, and 2
tripartite glazing bar sashes on ground floor with recessed segmental heads.
Central panelled door, with traceried rectangular fanlight in Ionic columned porch
and with flight of 5 moulded steps. Recessed wings to left and to right, with
elevational motifs carried over, and with recessed hips, and hipped rear wings,
all later additions. The Ayerst family owned nearby Slip Mill from the C16, and
developed this and other adjacent properties early C19.

Listing NGR: TQ7547631460

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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