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Little Boxhurst, Sandhurst

Description: Little Boxhurst

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 June 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 170303

OS Grid Reference: TQ8106627393
OS Grid Coordinates: 581066, 127393
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0174, 0.5801

Location: Ethnam Lane, Sandhurst, Kent TN18 5PE

Locality: Sandhurst
Local Authority: Tunbridge Wells Borough Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: TN18 5PE

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Listing Text

1350-0/6/198 Little Boxhurst
House. Late medieval open hall-house partly rebuilt, with
outshut added and reclad in C18, extended in C20. Timberframed
building, ground floor red brick, 1st floor weatherboarded.
Tiled roof, hipped to left side with 2 brick chimneystacks. 2
storeys and attics; 5 windows. 1 gabled dormer. 5 C20
casements with leaded lights. C20 lean to extension to left
and C18 outshut to rear, extended in C20. Interior has roll
moulded spine beam and crenellated and roll-moulded end of
hall beam. Open fireplace. William Crompton, the model for
Richmal Compton's William books lived here for some time.

Listing NGR: TQ8106627393

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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