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School House school Lodge

A Grade II Listed Building in Lamberhurst, Kent

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.0985 / 51°5'54"N

Longitude: 0.361 / 0°21'39"E

OS Eastings: 565413

OS Northings: 135895

OS Grid: TQ654358

Mapcode National: GBR NRT.23M

Mapcode Global: FRA C6N6.SM6

Entry Name: School House school Lodge

Listing Date: 10 October 1989

Last Amended: 9 July 1990

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1336711

English Heritage Legacy ID: 170017

Location: Lamberhurst, Tunbridge Wells, Kent, TN3

County: Kent

District: Tunbridge Wells

Civil Parish: Lamberhurst

Traditional County: Sussex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

Church of England Parish: Lamberhurst St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Rochester

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Listing Text

In the entry for;
LAMBERHURST HOOK GREEN
(South side)
TQ 63 NE
3/180 School House
GV II

The entry shall be amended to read;

TQ 63 NE LAMBERHURST HOOK GREEN
3/180 (South side)
School House
School Lodge
GV II

School, now 2 houses. Dated 1870, by David Brandom, architect, built by
Trollope of London for Lord Camden. Random coursed rubble with plain
tiled roof. Two parallel ranges with connecting block. Roadside with
2 unequally sized gable end blocks, the larger to left was the single
storey school room, that to right the two storey Master's house, each with
plinth, quoins and string course to right hand block, and kneelered
parapet gables, that to left with datestone, that to right with Camden
Arms. Single storey linking piece, and stacks to centre and to right.
Large full height three arched light mullioned and transomed window to
left with label hood, and smaller 2 light window with similar details on
first floor and 3 light on ground floor to right. Central boarded door
with ornamental strap hinges in arch braced recessed porch. Right return
with central semi-dormer with 3 arched light label hooded window,
otherwise small 2 and 3 light windows as to roadside elevatidn; left
return also with 4 similar windows, and 2 gabled and bargeboarded dormers.
Built as the Bayham Abbey estate school, and part of the large number of
structures on the estate by the same architect and builders See W Morland,
Lamberhurst School.

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LAMBERHURST HOOK GREEN
TQ 63 TIE
(south side)
3/180 School House
GV II

School, now house. Dated 1870, by David Brandom, architect, built by Trollope
of London for Lord Camden. Random coursed rubble with plain tiled roof. Two
parallel ranges with connecting block. Roadside with 2 unequally sized gable
end blocks, the larger to left was the single storey school room, that to right
the two storey Master's house, each with plinth, quoins and string course to
right hand block, and kneelered parapet gables, that to left with datestone,
that to right with Camden Arms. Single storey linking piece, and stacks to centre
and to right. Large full height three arched light mullioned and transomed window
to left with label hood, and smaller 2 light window with similar details on first
floor and 3 light on ground floor to right. Central boarded door with ornamental
strap hinges in arch braced recessed porch. Right return with central semi-dormer
with 3 arched light label hooded window, otherwise small 2 and 3 light windows
as to roadside elevation; left return also with 4 similar windows, and 2 gabled
and bargeboarded dormers. Built as the Bayham Abbey estate school, and part
of the large number of structures on the estate by the same architect and builders.
See W Morland, Lamberhurst School.


Listing NGR: TQ6551035720

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