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Latitude: 51.1577 / 51°9'27"N
Longitude: 0.2462 / 0°14'46"E
OS Eastings: 557171
OS Northings: 142224
OS Grid: TQ571422
Mapcode National: GBR MPK.91Z
Mapcode Global: VHHQD.750C
Entry Name: Woods Cottage
Listing Date: 27 October 1950
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1084758
English Heritage Legacy ID: 169348
Location: Southborough, Tunbridge Wells, Kent, TN4
District: Tunbridge Wells
Civil Parish: Southborough
Traditional County: Kent
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent
Church of England Parish: St Peter with Christ Church and St Matthew Southborough and St Lawrence Bidborough
Church of England Diocese: Rochester
SOUTHBOROUGH VICTORIA ROAD
Nos 1 and 2, Woods Cottage
C16 timber-framed farmhouse, now 2 cottages. Brick infilling of timber frame on
ground floor of both cottages, remainder plaster infilling. Diagonal braces on
1st floor. Hipped tiled roof with 2 small dormers and central ridge stack.
2 storeys and attic, 3-window facade, fenestrated irregularly. Casement
windows, some horizontally sliding. A nurse of Queen Victoria is said to have
lived here in her retirement and the Queen is reputed to have visited her here.
Listing NGR: TQ5717142224
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