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Alderden Old Manor

A Grade II* Listed Building in Sandhurst, Kent

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Latitude: 51.0337 / 51°2'1"N

Longitude: 0.5603 / 0°33'37"E

OS Eastings: 579615

OS Northings: 129154

OS Grid: TQ796291

Mapcode National: GBR PV5.4GY

Mapcode Global: FRA D62D.03N

Entry Name: Alderden Old Manor

Listing Date: 9 June 1952

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1085159

English Heritage Legacy ID: 170351

Location: Sandhurst, Tunbridge Wells, Kent, TN18

County: Kent

District: Tunbridge Wells

Civil Parish: Sandhurst

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

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Listing Text

This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 19/08/2011


Alderden Old Manor

(Formerly listed under Sponden Road)


House. C16 or earlier timber framed building, extended and
restored in C20. Left hand part close-studded, right hand part
box-framed. 2 storeys; 5 windows. Hipped tiled roof with 1
clustered brick chimneystack, the base late C16, the top
restored, and C16 external brick chimneystack with tumbling in
and 2 flues set diagonally to left. 2 hipped dormers.
Casements with wooden mullions and transoms and diamond-shaped
leaded panes. 2 windows to each floor have 2 tiers of 4
lights, the east one on both floors flanked by small windows,
the ground floor one a 6-light oriel. C20 4-centred arched
doorcase with rose and pomegranate in spandrels. Side
elevation has C20 doorcase in similar style with wheels in
spandrels and high stops. Rear elevation has brick ground
floor and is tile hung above. Attached to rear is a timber
framed building with plaster infill said to be a resited C15
barn. Lounge has early C17 panelling and very fine Jacobean
overmantel with pilasters and angels.

Listing NGR: TQ7961529154

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