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Bakehouse/Brewhouse About 10 Metres West of Down House, Lamberhurst

Description: Bakehouse/Brewhouse About 10 Metres West of Down House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 10 October 1989
English Heritage Building ID: 170088

OS Grid Reference: TQ6712835437
OS Grid Coordinates: 567128, 135437
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0939, 0.3853

Location: Furnace Lane, Lamberhurst, Kent TN3 8ES

Locality: Lamberhurst
Local Authority: Tunbridge Wells Borough Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: TN3 8ES

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Listing Text

TQ 6635-6735
(south side)
9/251 Bakehouse/brewhouse about
10 metres west of Down

Bakehouse/brewhouse. C17 altered and extended C18/early C19. Red brick ground floor,
the base of the ground floor earlier in character, and tile hung first floor with
some weather boarding, tile hung and weather boarded rear elevations and plain tiled
roof. Two storeys with hipped roof and lean-to outshots projecting at right and to
right return and with single storey range attached to rear right. Wooden casement
and mullioned opening on first floor and shuttered window to left on ground floor
with boarded doors to right and in side of projecting outshot. Interior: clasped
purlin and tie beam roof and plastered framed partitions with loft floor to end left
bay; well preserved original internal features include large brick fireplace/forge to
centre with stand for copper adjoining and 2 tier bake oven to right. Connected to
Down house by later pentice roofed walkway.

Listing NGR: TQ6712835437

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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