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Wetheringhope and Wall Attached

A Grade II* Listed Building in Hawkhurst, Kent

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Latitude: 51.0386 / 51°2'18"N

Longitude: 0.5031 / 0°30'11"E

OS Eastings: 575582

OS Northings: 129564

OS Grid: TQ755295

Mapcode National: GBR PTX.VBJ

Mapcode Global: FRA C6YC.MSN

Entry Name: Wetheringhope and Wall Attached

Listing Date: 20 June 1967

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1338750

English Heritage Legacy ID: 169734

Location: Hawkhurst, Tunbridge Wells, Kent, TN18

County: Kent

District: Tunbridge Wells

Civil Parish: Hawkhurst

Built-Up Area: Hawkhurst

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

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Listing Text

TQ 7429-7529 (west side)

18/384 Wetheringhope and wall
House. Mid C18. Red brick and tile hung to right return, with plain tiled roof.
Two storeys and attic on plinth with rendered plat band and cornice to parapet
with hipped roof with 2 flat roofed dormers and stacks to left and to right.
Regular fenestration of 2 glazing bar sashes on each floor, with central wooden
Venetian window, pedimented on first floor. Door of 6 panels to centre on ground
floor, with enriched open pediment on Doric engaged columns, with traceried tymp-
anum. Left return with 2-storey canted bay, and with additional canted bay/oriel
to first floor supported on wooden posts. Right return with projecting tile hung
2-storey extensions. Interior: dado rail throughout rooms, staircase with
central single flight leading to landings on all sides, with turned balusters, and
with chinoiserie-pattern balustrade to landings. Staircase hall with elliptical
arched opening. Walls attached at right lead to reconstructed walls, red brick
about 2 feet high, with corner piers with urn finials, with wrought iron rails,
scrolled panelled principals and central round-headed gate with scrolled over-
throw. The walls continue to the south and west of the house, about 5 feet high
on plinth, and regularly buttressed.

Listing NGR: TQ7557929568

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