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Little Charity

A Grade II Listed Building in Cranbrook, Kent

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.082 / 51°4'55"N

Longitude: 0.5225 / 0°31'20"E

OS Eastings: 576779

OS Northings: 134438

OS Grid: TQ767344

Mapcode National: GBR PTK.0Y1

Mapcode Global: FRA C6Z8.9CD

Entry Name: Little Charity

Listing Date: 19 May 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1077000

English Heritage Legacy ID: 169115

Location: Cranbrook, Tunbridge Wells, Kent, TN17

County: Kent

District: Tunbridge Wells

Civil Parish: Cranbrook & Sissinghurst

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

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Listing Text

CRANBROOK SWATTENDEN LANE
TQ 73 SE (North side)
6/264
- Little Charity
GV II

Former hall-house, now house. Early C15, with C18 cladding and C20 extensions.
Timber-fronted on red brick plinth with weatherboarded cladding, tilehung
on first floor to west. Plain tiled hipped roofs. Hall-house plan. 1½
storeys with ridge stack to right, and gabled semi-dormers to left and on
south (right) end. Irregular 2 windows front, casements. Boarded door with
gabled hood on curved brackets to right. 1½ storey extension to left with
2 gabled dormers and boarded door to right. Gabled porch to right at south
and flanked by low gabled extension. Interior: Heavy framing visible.
Inserted brick stack with replaced wooden bressummer. Heavily jowled posts.
Uniform scantling roof with collars and smoke-blackening.


Listing NGR: TQ7677934438

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