British Listed Buildings

History in Structure

If you log in, you can comment on buildings, submit new photos or update photos that you've already submitted.

We need to upgrade the server that this website runs on. Can you spare a quid to help?.

Birchbarns, Hawkhurst

Description: Birchbarns

Grade: II
Date Listed: 22 June 1989
English Heritage Building ID: 169827

OS Grid Reference: TQ7722930477
OS Grid Coordinates: 577229, 130477
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0463, 0.5270

Location: Water Lane, Hawkhurst, Kent TN18 5DE

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

Incorrect location/postcode? Submit a correction!

Explore more of the area around Hawkhurst, Kent at Explore Britain.

Listing Text

TQ 7630-7730 (west side)

House. C16 or earlier, clad and extended mid C20. Timber framed and clad with
red brick on ground floor and weather boarded on 1st floor and with plain tiled
roof. Hall house origin. Two storeys, the early portion to left with tall,
steeply pitched hipped roof with gablets and central moulded stack cluster, the
roof stepped down to right and projecting slightly. Six wooden casements on 1st
floor, the 2 to left at a slightly lower level and 5 on ground floor, the centre 2
with mullions and transoms, and with boarded door in side of hipped porch to
centre left. The fenestration C20. The right hand extension obscures exposed
framing and outshut recorded on the old Provisional List.

Listing NGR: TQ7722930477

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

Listed building text is © Crown Copyright. Reproduced under licence.