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Mount Edgcombe

A Grade II Listed Building in Tunbridge Wells, Kent

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.1312 / 51°7'52"N

Longitude: 0.2556 / 0°15'20"E

OS Eastings: 557917

OS Northings: 139296

OS Grid: TQ579392

Mapcode National: GBR MPY.5F7

Mapcode Global: VHHQD.CTZQ

Entry Name: Mount Edgcombe

Listing Date: 24 November 1966

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1084488

English Heritage Legacy ID: 167964

Location: Tunbridge Wells, Kent, TN4

County: Kent

District: Tunbridge Wells

Town: Tunbridge Wells

Electoral Ward/Division: Broadwater

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

Church of England Parish: Tunbridge Wells King Charles the Martyr

Church of England Diocese: Rochester

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Listing Text

THE COMMON
1.
l746
Mount Edgcumbe
TQ 5739 SE 4/66 24.l1.66.
II GV
2.
Early C19. 3 storeys on the north-east side. 2 storeys on the south-west side.
Ground floor painted brick, painted tiles on 1st floor. 3 windows. On the north-east
side the centre window bay projects and on its flanks on the 1st floor has small
wooden trellised balconies with hoods. 2 modern bay windows have been built out
on the ground floor. The south-west front has a 3-light curved bay window on
both floors. Staircase of unusual design for a house of this size. A tablet
on the house records that Admiral Sir W E Parry, Explorer (1790-1855) lived there.
Mount Edgcumbe, Mount Edgcumbe Cottage and Ephraim Lodge form a group.


Listing NGR: TQ5791839299

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