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Alpine Cottages milkhouse Antique Shop

A Grade II Listed Building in Sissinghurst, Kent

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Latitude: 51.1088 / 51°6'31"N

Longitude: 0.5601 / 0°33'36"E

OS Eastings: 579310

OS Northings: 137511

OS Grid: TQ793375

Mapcode National: GBR PT6.JF9

Mapcode Global: VHJN6.NDG9

Entry Name: Alpine Cottages milkhouse Antique Shop

Listing Date: 20 June 1967

Last Amended: 19 May 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1084817

English Heritage Legacy ID: 169109

Location: Cranbrook, Tunbridge Wells, Kent, TN17

County: Kent

District: Tunbridge Wells

Civil Parish: Cranbrook & Sissinghurst

Built-Up Area: Sissinghurst

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

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Listing Text

Nos 1 and 2, Alpine
20.6.67 Cottages and
Milkhouse Antique
Shop (formerly listed
as J B Bridgeland's
Stones, Verdun House
and Alpine Cottages,
Sissinghurst )

Cottage row, with shop to right. Circa 1700, clad in C19, with C20 alterations.
Timber-framed and clad in brick, painted to front, with tile-hanging on first
floor and in gables of ends. Plain tiled half-hipped roof. Two tall off-centre
brick ridge stacks and stack at left end. Three hipped dormers. Two storeys
and attics. Irregular fenestration of 7 windows on first floor and 4 on ground
floor with wide single storey projecting glazed shop front with flat roof to
right. Boarded door to left in flat roofed glazed weather-porch, central
panelled door with flat hood over and glazed door recessed in centre of shop
front. Interior: Substantial frame visible. Queen post side-purlin roof.

Listing NGR: TQ7931037511

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

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