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Tongswood Farmhouse with Walled Fore Yard

A Grade II Listed Building in Hawkhurst, Kent

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.0506 / 51°3'2"N

Longitude: 0.5333 / 0°31'59"E

OS Eastings: 577653

OS Northings: 130971

OS Grid: TQ776309

Mapcode National: GBR PTY.3N2

Mapcode Global: FRA D60B.MLD

Entry Name: Tongswood Farmhouse with Walled Fore Yard

Listing Date: 22 June 1989

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1338745

English Heritage Legacy ID: 169805

Location: Hawkhurst, Tunbridge Wells, Kent, TN18

County: Kent

District: Tunbridge Wells

Civil Parish: Hawkhurst

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

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Listing Text

HAWKHURST WATER LANE
TQ 7630-7730 (east side)

17/454 Tongswood Farmhouse with
walled fore-yard
GV II
House. C17 or earlier. Timber framed and weather-boarded on brick and stone
base, with tile hung rear wing on standstone ground floor. Plain tiled roofs.
Lobby-entry plan. Two storeys with plinth and roof half-hipped to left, with
stacks to centre left and at end right. Three leaded wooden casements of 4 lights
on each floor with 2 lights to centre left over door of 6 raised and fielded
panels with flat hood on brackets. Basement opening in brick lined open passage-
way to left return. Catslide outshot to rear, and 2-storey rear wing with half-
hipped roof. Projecting to the front and enclosing the front garden is a brick
wall, about 3 feet high, with buttresses, rounded corners and coping bricks.


Listing NGR: TQ7765330971

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