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East Heath

A Grade II Listed Building in Hawkhurst, Kent

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.0337 / 51°2'1"N

Longitude: 0.5123 / 0°30'44"E

OS Eastings: 576249

OS Northings: 129040

OS Grid: TQ762290

Mapcode National: GBR PV3.4BK

Mapcode Global: FRA C6YD.5DF

Entry Name: East Heath

Listing Date: 20 June 1967

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1111777

English Heritage Legacy ID: 169791

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 STREAM LANE
TQ 72 NE (south side)

12/440 East Heath
20.6.67
GV II
House. Late C18. Timber framed and weather-boarded on brick base with plain
tiled roof. Two storeys with paired modillion eaves cornice to hipped roof with
stacks to end left and to end right. Regular fenestration of 2 tripartite glazing
bar sashes on each floor in moulded surrounds, with central glazing bar sash on
first floor, and central door of 6 raised and fielded panels with traceried semi-
circular fanlight and open pediment on Doric pilasters with entablature blocks.
Three hipped rear wings (one a C20 extension) and exterior across inleft return to
stone-lined cellars, possibly pre-dating the house. Interior: geometric stair
with wreathed handrail and stick balusters on scrolled treads. Dado rail in main
rooms, with enriched, swagged fire-surrounds with Neo-Classical motifs, and in an
upper room, agricultural implements and swagged ears of wheat.


Listing NGR: TQ7624929040

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