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Walled Garden with Glasshouses About 100 Metres South West of Tongswood, Hawkhurst

Description: Walled Garden with Glasshouses About 100 Metres South West of Tongswood

Grade: II
Date Listed: 22 June 1989
English Heritage Building ID: 169804

OS Grid Reference: TQ7766430635
OS Grid Coordinates: 577664, 130635
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0476, 0.5333

Location: Water Lane, Hawkhurst, Kent TN18 5DE

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

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Listing Text

TO 7630-7730 (east side)

17/453 Walled garden with
glasshouses about 100
metres south-west of
Walled garden and glasshouses. Mid to late C19. Red brick. Walls about 10 feet
high, with regular buttress piers, capped and extending about 60 by 100 metres,
the entrances on north and south walls framed by capped piers with ball finials,
the walls ramped down to the piers. East and west walls pierced by single doors,
with baluster-screen upper panels, with segmental heads, and framed by paired
buttresses. Attached to the exterior of the east and south walls are single
storey lean-to storehouses and cottages, with ranges of glasshouses, with red
brick bases; lean-to against east wall, and ranged in south-west corner.

Listing NGR: TQ7766430635

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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