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Packs in the Wood

A Grade II Listed Building in Tunbridge Wells, Kent

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.1421 / 51°8'31"N

Longitude: 0.2768 / 0°16'36"E

OS Eastings: 559364

OS Northings: 140559

OS Grid: TQ593405

Mapcode National: GBR MPS.BSW

Mapcode Global: VHHQD.RK59

Entry Name: Packs in the Wood

Listing Date: 11 December 1989

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1338822

English Heritage Legacy ID: 168190

Location: Tunbridge Wells, Kent, TN2

County: Kent

District: Tunbridge Wells

Town: Tunbridge Wells

Electoral Ward/Division: St James'

Built-Up Area: Royal Tunbridge Wells

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

Church of England Parish: Tunbridge Wells St Barnabas

Church of England Diocese: Rochester

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Listing Text

The following building shall be added to the list:
TUNBRIDGE WELLS HILBERT ROAD
TQ 54 SE
11/230
Packs in the Wood
II
Farmhouse, now house. Late C17; mid C19 rear outshut. Timber frame, rendered
to front and rear and tile-hung to sides, set on tall colour-washed brick
plinth; old plain tile roof, gabled to right and half-hipped with gablet to
left; brick lean-to with old tile roof to rear; brick ridge stack and right end
stack. 2-unit lobby-entry plan. 2 storeys; 2-window range. Bracketed flat
hood over C20 plank door; flat rendered arches over C20 2 and 3-light case-
ments. Plank door to rear outshut. Interior: exposed timber frame and cham-
fered beams; room to left has chamfered bressummer over open fireplace; late C17
clasped-purlin roof with straight windbraces and of slight scantling, has
queen-post trusses flanking central stack. History: probably built soon after
it was leased to John Pack in 1686.


Listing NGR: TQ5936440559

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