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51-55, the Pantiles

A Grade II Listed Building in Tunbridge Wells, Kent

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.1257 / 51°7'32"N

Longitude: 0.2578 / 0°15'28"E

OS Eastings: 558094

OS Northings: 138691

OS Grid: TQ580386

Mapcode National: GBR MPZ.60X

Mapcode Global: VHHQD.FY5Y

Entry Name: 51-55, the Pantiles

Listing Date: 20 May 1952

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1066555

English Heritage Legacy ID: 168133

Location: Tunbridge Wells, Kent, TN2

County: Kent

District: Tunbridge Wells

Town: Tunbridge Wells

Electoral Ward/Division: Pantiles and St Mark's

Built-Up Area: Royal Tunbridge Wells

Traditional County: Sussex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

Church of England Parish: Tunbridge Wells King Charles the Martyr

Church of England Diocese: Rochester

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Listing Text

THE PANTILES
1.
1746
(South East Side)
Nos 51 to 55 (odd)
TQ 5838 NW 1/8 20.5.52.
II GV -

Originally the lower Assembly Rooms later the Royal Victoria Hotel. Now sale
rooms. Early C19. 4 storeys and basement stuccoed, the ground floor rusticated.
Parapet with small panel and cap above each pilaster and large scrolled panel
in the centre marked 'Royal Victoria Pantechnicon'. 4 pilasters from lst to
3rd floor. Stringcourse above each floor. Cast iron balcony on 1st floor.
8 sashes in moulded surrounds with ost glazing bars intact. Porch with fluted
Doric columns and above the entablature 2 large shields supported by the lion
and the unicorn with the crown in the centre. the Coat of Arms of the Duke and
Duchess of Kent.
Nos 45 to 61 (odd) form a group together with Nos 21 to 31a (odd).


Listing NGR: TQ5809638693

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