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K1 Telephone Kiosk Opposite Nevill Cricket and Athletic Ground Pavilion

A Grade II Listed Building in Tunbridge Wells, Kent

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.1216 / 51°7'17"N

Longitude: 0.2673 / 0°16'2"E

OS Eastings: 558770

OS Northings: 138258

OS Grid: TQ587382

Mapcode National: GBR MPZ.ND7

Mapcode Global: VHHQL.L25H

Entry Name: K1 Telephone Kiosk Opposite Nevill Cricket and Athletic Ground Pavilion

Listing Date: 13 January 1992

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1226095

English Heritage Legacy ID: 168191

Location: Tunbridge Wells, Kent, TN2

County: Kent

District: Tunbridge Wells

Town: Tunbridge Wells

Electoral Ward/Division: Pantiles and St Mark's

Built-Up Area: Royal Tunbridge Wells

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

Church of England Parish: Tunbridge Wells King Charles the Martyr

Church of England Diocese: Rochester

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Listing Text

TUNBRIDGE WELLS NEVILL GATE
TQ 53 NE
K1 Telephone Kiosk
10/10000 opp Nevill Cricket and
Athletic Ground Pavilion

II

Telephone kiosk. 1927-1930 Kl MR236 design by GPO Engineering Unit. 3 sides are of concrete with 2 sides having metal windows and 4th side has wooden door. Concrete frame with moulded cornice and tented canopy surmounted by metal finial and 4 metal plaques with the word "Telephone". Plinth. Two 8-paned metal framed sashes with perspex panes (4 of each perspex panes missing at time of survey). Wooden 8-paned door with leather hinges. Telephone apparatus is modern. Other examples survive at Hull (MK 235), Bembridge (MR236), Boulters Lock Maidenhead, Tramway Museum Crich, East Anglia Transport Museum Carlton Colville, but are rare survivals.

The list was previously amended in respect of this entry on 13 January 1992.

Listing NGR: TQ5877038257

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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