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The Priory

A Grade II Listed Building in Tunbridge Wells, Kent

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.1328 / 51°7'58"N

Longitude: 0.2629 / 0°15'46"E

OS Eastings: 558424

OS Northings: 139495

OS Grid: TQ584394

Mapcode National: GBR MPS.TJ7

Mapcode Global: VHHQD.HSVG

Entry Name: The Priory

Listing Date: 24 November 1966

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1267213

English Heritage Legacy ID: 167947

Location: Tunbridge Wells, Kent, TN1

County: Kent

District: Tunbridge Wells

Town: Tunbridge Wells

Electoral Ward/Division: Culverden

Built-Up Area: Royal Tunbridge Wells

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

Church of England Parish: Tunbridge Wells Holy Trinity with Christ Church

Church of England Diocese: Rochester

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Listing Text

CHURCH ROAD
1.
1746
(North Side)
No 2
No 3
(The Priory)
TQ 5839 SW 2/12
TQ 5839 NW 3/12 24.11.66
II GV
2.
Circa 1827. A pair by Decimus Burton. No 2 is of 3 storeys ashlar. Slate roof
having 3 gables with cornices. 3 casement windows with hood mouldings and 'Gothick'
heads to ground floor windows. Central french windows set in a 3 light bay with
crenellations above. Ogee arch. Plinth. Steps to street.
The right side portion of No 3 is Circa 1827. 2 storeys basement and attics ashlar.
Slate roof with 1 dormer. Projecting portion containing 2 casements with hood
moulding on the upper floor. The ground floor windows have 'Gothick' heads. Plinth.
9 steps to street with cast iron handrail. To the left is an extension of the
Mid C19 with a gable. 1 window, 3 light mullion on the 2nd floor and 4 light
mullion on the 1st floor with hood moulding above.
Nos 2 and 3 and Holy Trinity Church and walls form a group.


Listing NGR: TQ5842639494

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