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East Heath, Hawkhurst

Description: East Heath

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 June 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 169791

OS Grid Reference: TQ7624929040
OS Grid Coordinates: 576249, 129040
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0337, 0.5123

Location: Ticehurst, East Sussex TN18 4RD

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

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Listing Text

TQ 72 NE (south side)

12/440 East Heath
House. Late C18. Timber framed and weather-boarded on brick base with plain
tiled roof. Two storeys with paired modillion eaves cornice to hipped roof with
stacks to end left and to end right. Regular fenestration of 2 tripartite glazing
bar sashes on each floor in moulded surrounds, with central glazing bar sash on
first floor, and central door of 6 raised and fielded panels with traceried semi-
circular fanlight and open pediment on Doric pilasters with entablature blocks.
Three hipped rear wings (one a C20 extension) and exterior across inleft return to
stone-lined cellars, possibly pre-dating the house. Interior: geometric stair
with wreathed handrail and stick balusters on scrolled treads. Dado rail in main
rooms, with enriched, swagged fire-surrounds with Neo-Classical motifs, and in an
upper room, agricultural implements and swagged ears of wheat.

Listing NGR: TQ7624929040

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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