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Lock and Key Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Goudhurst, Kent

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Latitude: 51.1193 / 51°7'9"N

Longitude: 0.4816 / 0°28'53"E

OS Eastings: 573773

OS Northings: 138489

OS Grid: TQ737384

Mapcode National: GBR PSX.NLJ

Mapcode Global: VHJN5.94F7

Entry Name: Lock and Key Cottage

Listing Date: 20 June 1967

Last Amended: 22 June 1989

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1186767

English Heritage Legacy ID: 169549

Location: Goudhurst, Tunbridge Wells, Kent, TN17

County: Kent

District: Tunbridge Wells

Civil Parish: Goudhurst

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

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Listing Text

TQ 73 NW (east side)

Lock and Key Cottage
20.6.67 (formerly listed as
Cherry Garden Farm
House. C15 o earlier, altered C16. Timber framed and exposed renewed large panel
framing with plaster infill on red brick and sandstone base, with red and blue
brick to end right. Plain tiled roof. End jettied hall house, the roof and
possibly service and rebuilt mid C16. Two storeys on plinth, with jetty to left
return, roof hipped with gablet to left, half-hipped to right with rebuilt stack
to centre right. Three wooden casements on each floor, and plank and stud door to
centre right with hipped hood. Interior: the small hall with inglenock fireplace,
with crenellated dais beam, separated by colonette and moulded capital (exposed in
the upper floor) from parlour door with tongue-poking head in spandrel, this truss
with crown post, the parlour roof smoke-blackened. The roof to the hall and
service wing is unblackened, clasped purlin with wind braces. The exterior fram-
ing is partly spurious and only partly related to the structure of the house.

Listing NGR: TQ7377538486

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