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Mount Edgcumbe Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Tunbridge Wells, Kent

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.131 / 51°7'51"N

Longitude: 0.2557 / 0°15'20"E

OS Eastings: 557928

OS Northings: 139281

OS Grid: TQ579392

Mapcode National: GBR MPY.5GC

Mapcode Global: VHHQD.DT1T

Entry Name: Mount Edgcumbe Cottage

Listing Date: 24 November 1966

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1338816

English Heritage Legacy ID: 167965

Location: Tunbridge Wells, Kent, TN4

County: Kent

District: Tunbridge Wells

Town: Tunbridge Wells

Electoral Ward/Division: Broadwater

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

THE COMMON
1.
1746
Mount Edgcumbe Cottage
TQ 5739 SE 4/67 24.11.66.
II GV
2.
An early Cl9 house of which the north-east front is Gothicised. This is in 2
parts. The north end of the front has 2 storeys and 1 window. It is fronted with
painted wood grooved in imitation of masonry and has a crow-stepped gable flanked
by wooden pinnacles, also square-headed casement windows containing pointed panes
and with dripstones over. The east end of the front has only 1 storey but 3 windows.
It has a stuccoed front with castellated parapet and ordinary sash windows, but
with dripstones over them. The south-west front is not Gothicized, except that
it has one French window containing pointed heads to the top panes. This front
is L-shaped and the north-west bay is splayed and projecting.
Mount Edgcumbe, Mount Edgcumbe Cottage and Ephraim Lodge form a group. form a +roun -


Listing NGR: TQ5792039278

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