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Walled Garden with Glasshouses About 100 Metres South West of Tongswood

A Grade II Listed Building in Hawkhurst, Kent

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.0476 / 51°2'51"N

Longitude: 0.5333 / 0°31'59"E

OS Eastings: 577664

OS Northings: 130635

OS Grid: TQ776306

Mapcode National: GBR PTY.9N1

Mapcode Global: FRA D60B.TVX

Entry Name: Walled Garden with Glasshouses About 100 Metres South West of Tongswood

Listing Date: 22 June 1989

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1111755

English Heritage Legacy ID: 169804

Location: Hawkhurst, Tunbridge Wells, Kent, TN18

County: Kent

District: Tunbridge Wells

Civil Parish: Hawkhurst

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

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Listing Text

HAWKHURST WATER LANE
TO 7630-7730 (east side)

17/453 Walled garden with
glasshouses about 100
metres south-west of
Tongswood
GV II
Walled garden and glasshouses. Mid to late C19. Red brick. Walls about 10 feet
high, with regular buttress piers, capped and extending about 60 by 100 metres,
the entrances on north and south walls framed by capped piers with ball finials,
the walls ramped down to the piers. East and west walls pierced by single doors,
with baluster-screen upper panels, with segmental heads, and framed by paired
buttresses. Attached to the exterior of the east and south walls are single
storey lean-to storehouses and cottages, with ranges of glasshouses, with red
brick bases; lean-to against east wall, and ranged in south-west corner.


Listing NGR: TQ7766430635

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