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Hazelhurst Cottage lilac Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Cranbrook, Kent

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.1087 / 51°6'31"N

Longitude: 0.561 / 0°33'39"E

OS Eastings: 579370

OS Northings: 137494

OS Grid: TQ793374

Mapcode National: GBR PT6.JMY

Mapcode Global: VHJN6.NDXF

Entry Name: Hazelhurst Cottage lilac Cottage

Listing Date: 19 May 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1067706

English Heritage Legacy ID: 169110

Location: Cranbrook, Tunbridge Wells, Kent, TN17

County: Kent

District: Tunbridge Wells

Civil Parish: Cranbrook & Sissinghurst

Built-Up Area: Sissinghurst

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

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Listing Text

CRANBROOK THE STREET, (SOUTH
TQ 7837-7937 SIDE), SISSINGHURST

8/259 Lilac Cottage and
- Hazelhurst Cottage
GV II

Hall-house, later 2 cottages and butcher's shop, now 2 cottages. C16 with mid
C19 front block. Timber-framed and clad in red brick to rear. Half-timbered
front block with red and blue brick chequer under building and weather-boarded
first floor. Plain tiled roofs. Front block: Two storeys with hipped roof and
2 tall brick ridge stacks. Irregular 3-window first floor, glazing bar sashes.
Irregular fenestrationon ground floor of C19 shop-window to left, C19 shallow
octagonal bay in centre and early C20 tiled butcher's shop window at right with
decorative tiles of bull's head to right. Panelled door with margin glazed
transom light over to left, and half-glazed door to left of centre, both with
flat hoods on brackets over. Half-glazed door inset in shop front to right.
Rear block: One and a half storeys with deep catslide roof. Plain tiled roof
with gablet to left, half-hipped to right with half-hipped cross wing to right
and central gabled dormer. Tall brick ridge stack off-centre to right.
Interior: Some evidence of timber-framing on first floor of centre. Later
inserted floor with chamfered floor beams. Tiled butcher's shop with decorative
landscape patterns and pictures of animals, clock set into wall and light-fitting
above, all circa 1930.


Listing NGR: TQ7937037494

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