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Townsend Cottages

A Grade II Listed Building in Frittenden, Kent

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.1381 / 51°8'17"N

Longitude: 0.5988 / 0°35'55"E

OS Eastings: 581903

OS Northings: 140854

OS Grid: TQ819408

Mapcode National: GBR QV6.N6L

Mapcode Global: VHJN1.BNFF

Entry Name: Townsend Cottages

Listing Date: 22 June 1989

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1084769

English Heritage Legacy ID: 169370

Location: Frittenden, Tunbridge Wells, Kent, TN17

County: Kent

District: Tunbridge Wells

Civil Parish: Frittenden

Built-Up Area: Frittenden

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

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Listing Text

FRITTENDEN BUCKHURST ROAD
TQ 8040-8140 (south side)

14/21
Nos 1-3 Townsend
Cottages
GV II
Cottage row. C15 and altered and extended late C16 and late C19/ early C20.
Timber framed and part exposed with plaster infill, and underbuilt with red and
blue brick. Plain tiled roof. Two 2 bay sections; hall house origin. Two
storeys, the ground floor clad with brick, with left hand section projecting,
with panelled frame and half-hipped roof. Right hand section with close-
studding and gabled roof of steeper pitch. Stacks to left in front of ridge, to
rear centre right and fine projecting and offset C16 stack with clustered flues
at end right. Four wooden casements on 1st floor with mullioned window to
centre right. Three segmentally headed 3 light wooden casements on ground floor
and central casement. Three panelled doors. Igglesden (vol 16, 1923) reports
soot-blackened louvre in roof and moulded door frame.


Listing NGR: TQ8190340854

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