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Bell Farmhouse Bell House, Sandhurst

Description: Bell Farmhouse Bell House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 9 June 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 170310

OS Grid Reference: TQ7987328447
OS Grid Coordinates: 579873, 128447
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0272, 0.5636

Location: A268, Sandhurst, Kent TN18 5HS

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

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Listing Text

1350-0/9/205 (North side)
09/06/52 Bell House and Bell Farmhouse
Sub-divided house at one time an Inn. Late Medieval open
hall-house with inserted late C16 stack, refronted in brick in
late C18 and refenestrated in C20. Timber-framed building,
refaced in red brick with some grey headers. Stringcourse.
Steeply pitched tiled roof with gablets and off central late
C16 brick chimneystack and external stack to left hand side. 2
storeys and attics; 4 windows. 2 gabled dormers to front and 1
to left side elevation. Casement windows, the ground floor
windows with cambered head linings. C20 door with strap-work
motif. Plinth. Interior retains roll-moulded and embattled
dais beam and parlour has late C16 roll-moulded ceiling and
open fire-place with bread oven. Smoke blackened roof with
octagonal crown post with 4 head braces to collar beam. Combed
pargetting decoration.

Listing NGR: TQ7987328447

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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