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Flishinghurst House

A Grade II Listed Building in Cranbrook, Kent

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.1105 / 51°6'37"N

Longitude: 0.5083 / 0°30'29"E

OS Eastings: 575676

OS Northings: 137565

OS Grid: TQ756375

Mapcode National: GBR PT4.9BJ

Mapcode Global: VHJN5.RCK2

Entry Name: Flishinghurst House

Listing Date: 9 June 1952

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1084883

English Heritage Legacy ID: 168971

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 GOUDHURST ROAD
TQ 73 NE
(south side)
3/122
Flishinghurst House
9.6.52
GV II

Hall-house, now house. Later C15, floored in C16, with C17-C20 alterations
and additions. Timber-framed on rendered plinth with some C19 close studding
and curved braces. Plaster infilling. Plain tiled half hipped roofs. Hall-
house plan, now much altered. 2 storeys and attics with tall brick stack in
centre of east range with tall C20 Elizabethan-style brick stack on north range
and brick stack on south range. EAST SIDE: Return half hipped gable end of
south range to left. Irregular fenestration of 2 windows on both floors to
right and 1 window in gable to left with central windows on both floors flanked
by wide low ranges of windows under wall-plates. Boarded and ribbed door in
centre of front with early C20 pentice-roofed weather-porch on 2 timber
supports. SOUTH SIDE: 1 hipped dormer to left. C18 block to left with exposed
framing of thin scantling on 1st floor and diagonal braces. Jetty to right
with dragon-beam and post at south-west corner, rebuilt in C17. Larger block
of 2 storeys to north of early C20 date with exposed framing. INTERIOR:
Substantial timber frame visible. Chamfered ceiling beams.


Listing NGR: TQ7567637565

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