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53 and 55, High Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Tenterden, Kent

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Latitude: 51.068 / 51°4'4"N

Longitude: 0.6869 / 0°41'12"E

OS Eastings: 588352

OS Northings: 133281

OS Grid: TQ883332

Mapcode National: GBR QW3.SM5

Mapcode Global: FRA D6B9.7G5

Entry Name: 53 and 55, High Street

Listing Date: 8 May 1950

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1025305

English Heritage Legacy ID: 179725

Location: Tenterden, Ashford, Kent, TN30

County: Kent

District: Ashford

Civil Parish: Tenterden

Built-Up Area: Tenterden

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

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Listing Text

(South Side)

Nos 53 & 55
TQ 8833 1/13 8.5.50.


A large C18 block. 3 storeys. Ground floor stuccoed and grooved in imitation
of masonry, above tile hung with a moulded reeded frieze between, the
1st floor overhanging and the frieze edging the over-hang. Long and short
painted wooden quoins. Hipped tiled roof and bracket eaves cornice.
5 sashes with most glazing bars intact. No 53 has a modern shop front.
No 55 has 2 round-headed doorcases in frames with semi-circular fanlights
and 6 panelled moulded doors. Large round-headed double doorway between
the houses leading to a passageway through them.

All the listed buildings on the South side from Nos 17 to 57 form a group.

Listing NGR: TQ8835533278

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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