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6-11, Church Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Tonbridge, Kent

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Latitude: 51.1973 / 51°11'50"N

Longitude: 0.2767 / 0°16'36"E

OS Eastings: 559171

OS Northings: 146697

OS Grid: TQ591466

Mapcode National: GBR MP0.YLL

Mapcode Global: VHHQ6.R55G

Entry Name: 6-11, Church Street

Listing Date: 20 January 1972

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1069964

English Heritage Legacy ID: 178665

Location: Tonbridge and Malling, Kent, TN9

County: Kent

District: Tonbridge and Malling

Town: Tonbridge and Malling

Electoral Ward/Division: Medway

Built-Up Area: Tonbridge

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

Church of England Parish: Tonbridge St Peter and St Paul

Church of England Diocese: Rochester

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Listing Text

Nos 6 to 11 (consec)
TQ 5946 NW 3/54


Almshouses originally founded in 1648 but rebuilt on the same site in 1847
in cottage Gothic style. The main front looks north over the Churchyard.
Rough ashlar with faced stone quoins. The building consists of a single-
storey centre portion containing 2 windows, 2 doorways and a gable in the
centre, and 2 projecting wings of 2 storeys and 1 window each with gables
over. Tiled roof. Octagonal white brick chimneys on stone bases. Windows
and doorways in stone architrave surrounds. Casement windows with lozenge-
shaped panes. The centre gable contains a stone recording the date and
rebuilding of the Almshouses. The east front facing the street is similar
to the Churchyard front except that it has no gable in the centre.

Nos I to 11 (consec) form a group with the Outbuilding opposite The Rose
and Crown Tap, High Street

Listing NGR: TQ5916546696

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

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