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Latitude: 51.1967 / 51°11'48"N
Longitude: 0.2777 / 0°16'39"E
OS Eastings: 559237
OS Northings: 146628
OS Grid: TQ592466
Mapcode National: GBR MP0.YVK
Mapcode Global: VHHQ6.R5NY
Entry Name: The Port Reeve's House
Listing Date: 8 May 1950
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1069966
English Heritage Legacy ID: 178669
Location: Tonbridge and Malling, Kent, TN9
District: Tonbridge and Malling
Town: Tonbridge and Malling
Electoral Ward/Division: Medway
Built-Up Area: Tonbridge
Traditional County: Kent
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent
Church of England Parish: Tonbridge St Peter and St Paul
Church of England Diocese: Rochester
1. EAST STREET
1732 (South Side)
The Port Reeve's House
TQ 5946 NW 3/50 8.5.50.
Good example of a C15 timber-framed house (restored after war damage).
It is built on a raised bank fronted along the pavement with sandstone.
2 storeys and attic. 4 windows. Plaster infilling. The first floor
over-hangs on a moulded bressummer and brackets. 2 wide curved braces on
first floor. 1 gable above over-hanging on moulded bressummer and brackets
with moulded bargeboards and attic window. Also small gabled dormer to
the west. Tiled roof. On the ground and first floors beneath the gable are
oriel windows projecting on brackets and containing 5 lights each with
wooden mullions and transom. Small window of 2 lights on either side of
these oriel windows. Other windows modern. At the east end a massive
chimney breast of red brick and sandstone with brick stack. Smaller wholly
brick chimney at the west end.
Listing NGR: TQ5917046610
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