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Pittlesden Gatehouse, Tenterden

Description: Pittlesden Gatehouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 8 April 1970
English Heritage Building ID: 179732

OS Grid Reference: TQ8823433170
OS Grid Coordinates: 588234, 133170
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0670, 0.6852

Location: 3 Highbury Lane, Tenterden, Kent TN30 6LB

Locality: Tenterden
Local Authority: Ashford Borough Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: TN30 6LB

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Listing Text

(South Side)

No 91
(Pittlesden Gatehouse)
TQ 8833 1/20 8.4.70.


Thought to be the only remaining gatehouse of 3 belonging to a demolished
C14 mansion.
A timber-framed cottage with plaster infilling, the west end over-hanging
on the protruding ends of the floor joists and curved brackets. 2 storeys.
Half hipped roof. 2 casement windows. The interior preserves its divisions
of solar, hall and service.

Nos 79 to 117 (odd) form a group.

Listing NGR: TQ8823433169

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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