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Woods Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Southborough, Kent

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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

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1084758

English Heritage Legacy ID: 169348

Location: Southborough, Tunbridge Wells, Kent, TN4

County: Kent

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

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Listing Text

(south side)
Nos 1 and 2, Woods Cottage
- II

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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