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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
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1084769
English Heritage Legacy ID: 169370
Location: Frittenden, Tunbridge Wells, Kent, TN17
District: Tunbridge Wells
Civil Parish: Frittenden
Built-Up Area: Frittenden
Traditional County: Kent
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent
FRITTENDEN BUCKHURST ROAD
TQ 8040-8140 (south side)
Nos 1-3 Townsend
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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