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A Grade II Listed Building in Cranbrook, Kent

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Latitude: 51.0961 / 51°5'45"N

Longitude: 0.5374 / 0°32'14"E

OS Eastings: 577768

OS Northings: 136034

OS Grid: TQ777360

Mapcode National: GBR PTC.BNY

Mapcode Global: FRA D607.36G

Plus Code: 9F323GWP+CX

Entry Name: Bird-In-Hand-Cottage

Listing Date: 20 June 1967

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1084806

English Heritage Legacy ID: 169083

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

County: Kent

Civil Parish: Cranbrook & Sissinghurst

Built-Up Area: Cranbrook

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

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Listing Text

TQ 7736 SE
(north east side)
20.6.67 Bird-in-Hand Cottage

House, later alehouse and common lodging house, now shop. C16 and C18
cladding. Timber-frame on cement plinth with weatherboarded ground-floor
to front, tile-hung above. Some exposed timber-framing on left return front
with tile-hung above and in gable. Plain tiled roof. Tall ribbed brick
stack to right of centre and end projecting brick stack to left. 2 storeys.
Paired sashes on first floor and shop front with central half-glazed door
and paired octagonal shop fronts flanking. Right-hand part of this building
is obscured by lower C19 block of Waterloo House (not listed). Interior:
Substantial evidence of timber-framing. Possible inserted stack with heavy
wooden bressummer.

Listing NGR: TQ7776836034

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

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