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Courtstile the Island

A Grade II Listed Building in Cranbrook, Kent

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Latitude: 51.1027 / 51°6'9"N

Longitude: 0.5363 / 0°32'10"E

OS Eastings: 577668

OS Northings: 136774

OS Grid: TQ776367

Mapcode National: GBR PT5.Y3Z

Mapcode Global: VHJN6.7KW0

Entry Name: Courtstile the Island

Listing Date: 19 May 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1084838

English Heritage Legacy ID: 169061

Location: Cranbrook, Tunbridge Wells, Kent, TN17

County: Kent

District: Tunbridge Wells

Civil Parish: Cranbrook & Sissinghurst

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

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Listing Text

Nos 1-4 (incl),
The Island,
- Courtstile
- II

Four cottages. Late C16 or early C17, with early C19 additions at right and
left-hand ends. Timber-framed on brick plinth, with weather-boarded cladding
over rendered ground floor. Plain tiled roofs, gabled, except hip down to inner
return wing at right-hand end, and half-hip on this return wing. Single block
with return wing to right and block added to this and parallel at rear right:
lower wing at left end. Two storeys and attics, with garret in inner return
wing and central flat-topped dormer in centre. Irregular fenestration of
3 windows on first floor and 4 on ground floor, wood-framed casements except
to left on ground floor iron-framed. Large rendered porch to right with
2 boarded doors. Wing to right: 2 storeys, slightly irregular 3-window front.
Boarded doors at extreme left and in side of recess to left of right-hand ground
floor window.

Listing NGR: TQ7764936752

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