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The South Cottage

A Grade II* Listed Building in Cranbrook, Kent

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.1153 / 51°6'55"N

Longitude: 0.5824 / 0°34'56"E

OS Eastings: 580842

OS Northings: 138284

OS Grid: TQ808382

Mapcode National: GBR PT7.414

Mapcode Global: VHJN7.17QB

Entry Name: The South Cottage

Listing Date: 20 June 1967

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1084164

English Heritage Legacy ID: 168880

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 BIDDENDEN ROAD
TQ 83 NW (NORTH SIDE)
Sissinghurst
4/29 The South Cottage
20.6.67

GV II*

Small fragment of the main block of the c1570 house, now cottage. Circa 1570,
much restored, altered and extended. c1930-40 red, with some blue brick. Plain
tiled roof, hipped to right with projecting breast and very tall stack, and partly hipped to left with very large framed half-hip over. Tall stack to rear.
Two storeys; 2-window front, slightly irregular with large wooden diamond
lattice casements in segment-headed surrounds. The lintel of a transom and
mullion window with drip-mould area remains on the west face and on the first
floor of the east front survives a blocked doorway with possible blocked doorway
below, that above with surround moulded on the inside. Two storey brick and
tile-hung extension of c1930-40 to north.

Listing NGR: TQ8084238283

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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