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Royal Oak Inn

A Grade II Listed Building in Hawkhurst, Kent

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.0471 / 51°2'49"N

Longitude: 0.51 / 0°30'35"E

OS Eastings: 576033

OS Northings: 130528

OS Grid: TQ760305

Mapcode National: GBR PTX.9RH

Mapcode Global: FRA C6YC.4GB

Entry Name: Royal Oak Inn

Listing Date: 20 June 1967

Last Amended: 22 June 1989

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1110842

English Heritage Legacy ID: 169776

Location: Hawkhurst, Tunbridge Wells, Kent, TN18

County: Kent

District: Tunbridge Wells

Civil Parish: Hawkhurst

Built-Up Area: Hawkhurst

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

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Listing Text

HAWKHURST RYE ROAD
TQ 7630-7730 (south side)

Highgate
17/426 Royal Oak Inn
(formerly listed as
20.6.67 The Royal Oak Hotel)
GV II
Public house. C16 and altered C18, c.1869 and c.1900. Timber framed and
rendered and extended with painted brick. Plain tiled and slate roofs.
Main range of 2 storeys with 6 glazing bar sashes in box frames on first
floor, with oriels, c.1900, with mullioned and transomed windows to right
on ground floor with half-glazed doors to right and to centre left in tall
gabled porch, with mullioned and transomed pentice to left. Extensionn to
left of 3 storeys, gabled, with stacks to left and to right. Two sashes on
each floor, and mullioned and transomed pentice with glazed doors in gabled
porch to right on ground floor. One storey and attic hipped extension to
left, with flat roofed dormer. Interior: late C17 Wainscott to rear room, possibly imported. Projecting wing with extensive late C17 style Wainscott panelling, fluted and enriched pilaster surrounds and frieze and turned
baluster stair, all early C20. Originally a row of houses, photographs
show large stack to centre right, now truncated, and tile hung return
elevations.


Listing NGR: TQ7603330527

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