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Alderden Old Manor and Alderden Manor

A Grade II* Listed Building in Sandhurst, Kent

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.0337 / 51°2'1"N

Longitude: 0.5603 / 0°33'37"E

OS Eastings: 579615

OS Northings: 129154

OS Grid: TQ796291

Mapcode National: GBR PV5.4GY

Mapcode Global: FRA D62D.03N

Entry Name: Alderden Old Manor and Alderden Manor

Listing Date: 9 June 1952

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1085159

English Heritage Legacy ID: 170351

Location: Sandhurst, Tunbridge Wells, Kent, TN18

County: Kent

District: Tunbridge Wells

Civil Parish: Sandhurst

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

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Listing Text

This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 12/01/2018

TQ72NE
1350-0/5/249

SANDHURST
SPONDEN LANE
Alderden Old Manor and Alderden Manor

(Formerly listed as Alderden Old Manor, previously listed under Sponden Road)

09/06/52

II*
House. C16 or earlier timber framed building, extended and restored in C20. Left hand part close-studded, right hand part box-framed. Two storeys; five windows. Hipped tiled roof with one clustered brick chimneystack, the base late C16, the top restored, and C16 external brick chimneystack with tumbling in and two flues set diagonally to left. Two hipped dormers. Casements with wooden mullions and transoms and diamond-shaped leaded panes. Two windows to each floor have two tiers of four lights, the east one on both floors flanked by small windows, the ground floor one a six-light oriel. C20 four-centred arched doorcase with rose and pomegranate in spandrels. Side elevation has C20 doorcase in similar style with wheels in spandrels and high stops. Rear elevation has brick ground floor and is tile hung above. Attached to rear is a timber framed building with plaster infill said to be a resited C15 barn. Lounge has early C17 panelling and very fine Jacobean overmantel with pilasters and angels.

Listing NGR: TQ7961529154

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