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The Old Barracks

A Grade II Listed Building in Cranbrook, Kent

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Latitude: 51.1076 / 51°6'27"N

Longitude: 0.5437 / 0°32'37"E

OS Eastings: 578167

OS Northings: 137333

OS Grid: TQ781373

Mapcode National: GBR PT6.D9B

Mapcode Global: VHJN6.CFS8

Entry Name: The Old Barracks

Listing Date: 9 June 1952

Last Amended: 19 May 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1049063

English Heritage Legacy ID: 169150

Location: Cranbrook & Sissinghurst, Tunbridge Wells, Kent, TN17

County: Kent

District: Tunbridge Wells

Civil Parish: Cranbrook & Sissinghurst

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

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Listing Text

TQ 7837-7937
(west side)
9.6.52 The Old Barracks (formerly
listed as The Barracks)
- II

Cloth hall, now house. C15, altered in C16 and late C19. Timber-framed
with weatherboarded cladding on ground floor, and tile-hung on first floor,
swept out as bellcast over ground flo cornice. Plain tiled hipped roofs.
Central hipped dormer. End projecting stack to right, and stack to left
and main stack to rear to left of centre. 2 storeys and attics. Slightly
irregular 4 window front, very large late C19 metal-framed lattice casements.
Doorway to right of centre with wide half-glazed Tudor arched moulded door
surround and C18 flat hood over on brackets. Doorway with flat hood on right
end. C19 extensions to rear including hipped wing to left and range of 4
gables to right. Interior: 4 bay frame with 2 bay crosswing addition.
Heavily jowled wall posts with curved braces to ground floor. Roll moulded
ceiling beamns. Plank and muntin panelling in dining room.

Listing NGR: TQ7816737333

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

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