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Alderden Old Manor, Sandhurst

Description: Alderden Old Manor

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 9 June 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 170351

OS Grid Reference: TQ7961529154
OS Grid Coordinates: 579615, 129154
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0337, 0.5603

Location: Sandhurst, Kent TN18 5NR

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

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Listing Text

1350-0/5/249 (East side)
09/06/52 Alderden Old Manor
House. C16 or earlier timber framed building, extended and
restored in C20. Left hand part close-studded, right hand part
box-framed. 2 storeys; 5 windows. Hipped tiled roof with 1
clustered brick chimneystack, the base late C16, the top
restored, and C16 external brick chimneystack with tumbling in
and 2 flues set diagonally to left. 2 hipped dormers.
Casements with wooden mullions and transoms and diamond-shaped
leaded panes. 2 windows to each floor have 2 tiers of 4
lights, the east one on both floors flanked by small windows,
the ground floor one a 6-light oriel. C20 4-centred arched
doorcase with rose and pomegranate in spandrels. Side
elevation has C20 doorcase in similar style with wheels in
spandrels and high stops. Rear elevation has brick ground
floor and is tile hung above. Attached to rear is a timber
framed building with plaster infill said to be a resited C15
barn. Lounge has early C17 panelling and very fine Jacobean
overmantel with pilasters and angels.

Listing NGR: TQ7961529154

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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