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Goddards Green Farmhouse

A Grade II* Listed Building in Cranbrook, Kent

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Latitude: 51.0943 / 51°5'39"N

Longitude: 0.5222 / 0°31'19"E

OS Eastings: 576710

OS Northings: 135800

OS Grid: TQ767358

Mapcode National: GBR PTC.6W1

Mapcode Global: FRA C6Z7.98B

Entry Name: Goddards Green Farmhouse

Listing Date: 9 June 1952

Last Amended: 19 May 1986

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1084183

English Heritage Legacy ID: 168853

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

County: Kent

District: Tunbridge Wells

Civil Parish: Cranbrook & Sissinghurst

Built-Up Area: Cranbrook

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

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Listing Text

TQ 73 NE
(north side)
Goddards Green Farmhouse
9.6.52 (formerly listed as
Goddard's Green)
- II*

Cloth hall, now farmhouse. C15 with C16 extensions. Timber-framed on part red
brick, part stone plinth. Plain tiled roofs with jettied return gables to left
and right; C15 wing to rear at left and deep C18 catslide. Cloth hall type plan.
2 storeys and attics with garrets in gables; 2 hipped dormers in centre. Jetty
over ground floor, perhaps partially underbuilt to left. Irregular 7-window
first floor and 5-window ground floor with 2-storey shallow bays under jetties
in gable ends. Mixture of square and diamond lattice wood-framed casements.
Boarded and ribbed door to right of centre window jetty with Tudor-arched
moulded surround. Interior: Substantial frame survives. Moulded service
doorways to screens passage as well as rear doorway of hall cross-passage.
Large wood-framed transom and mullion window survives to rear of hall, to right
of fireplace. 3-light open square well staircase to rear of hall with rather
bulbous columnar turned balusters and octagonal ball finials to newels, all
probably circa 1640.

Listing NGR: TQ7671035799

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

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