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August Pitts and Walls Attached, Horsmonden

Description: August Pitts and Walls Attached

Grade: II
Date Listed: 10 October 1989
English Heritage Building ID: 169858

OS Grid Reference: TQ7034343293
OS Grid Coordinates: 570343, 143293
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1635, 0.4349

Locality: Horsmonden
Local Authority: Tunbridge Wells Borough Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: TN12 8HW

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Listing Text

TQ 74 SW
(north side)
1/22 August Pitts
and walls attached

House. Dated 1717 but possibly earlier core. Timber framed with red brick ground
floor and tile hung first floor and with plain tiled roof. Two storeys and garret
with stack cluster off centre to left with terracotta plaque dated: T A
Three light metal casement and 3 light wooden casement on each floor and half
casement to left in outshot. Central panelled door in gabled porch. Long catslide
outshot range to left return with boarded door and wooden casements. Two half-
hipped rear wings, in part in English bond brick, with end stack and second stack
in single storey extension to rear left. Interior: large scantling chamfered beams
exposed. Attached to rear left a length of red brick wall about 3 feet high and
extending some 20 metres from the house. Projecting from end left and sweeping in
front of the house for about 30 metres is a low brick wall bearing simple spurt
headed rails with central single leaf iron gate, the wall terminated to right by low
capped pier.

Listing NGR: TQ7034343293

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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