This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.
Street View is the best available vantage point looking, if possible, towards the location of the building. In some locations, Street View may not give a view of the actual building, or may not be available at all. Where it is not available, the satellite view is shown instead.
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
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1066555
English Heritage Legacy ID: 168133
Location: Tunbridge Wells, Kent, TN2
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
(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
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
Other nearby listed buildings