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Hill House

A Grade II* Listed Building in Cranbrook, Kent

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.0949 / 51°5'41"N

Longitude: 0.5387 / 0°32'19"E

OS Eastings: 577861

OS Northings: 135906

OS Grid: TQ778359

Mapcode National: GBR PTC.C0J

Mapcode Global: FRA D607.9P7

Entry Name: Hill House

Listing Date: 9 June 1952

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1084833

English Heritage Legacy ID: 169050

Location: Cranbrook, Tunbridge Wells, Kent, TN17

County: Kent

District: Tunbridge Wells

Civil Parish: Cranbrook & Sissinghurst

Built-Up Area: Cranbrook

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

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Listing Text

CRANBROOK THE HILL
TQ 7735 NE
(south west side)
12/201
Hill House
9.6.52
GV II*

Cloth hall, now house. C15 with C16 extensions, later C17 alterations and C18
and C19 cladding. Timber framed on painted brick plinth and decorative tile
hung to front and sides with timber frame exposed with plaster infilling and
close studding on two large wings to rear. Wooden modillion eaves cornice to
plain tiled half hipped roof to front. Gabled roofs to rear. Brick ridge
stack to left of centre and end stack to right. 2 storeys. Regular 5 window
front with 3 central windows more closely spaced together. Glazing bar sashes,
the outer ground floor ones tripartite. Central panelled door up 4 steps with
fluted Corinthian pilasters supporting segmental pediment filled with heavily
carved scroll work and floral decoration.


Listing NGR: TQ7786235900

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