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Nut Tree Hall

A Grade II Listed Building in Plaxtol, Kent

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.2615 / 51°15'41"N

Longitude: 0.2968 / 0°17'48"E

OS Eastings: 560350

OS Northings: 153871

OS Grid: TQ603538

Mapcode National: GBR MN8.XHX

Mapcode Global: VHHPV.3K8B

Entry Name: Nut Tree Hall

Listing Date: 1 August 1952

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1204560

English Heritage Legacy ID: 357341

Location: Plaxtol, Tonbridge and Malling, Kent, TN15

County: Kent

District: Tonbridge and Malling

Civil Parish: Plaxtol

Built-Up Area: Plaxtol

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

Church of England Parish: Plaxtol

Church of England Diocese: Rochester

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Listing Text

TQ 6053 PLAXTOL GRANGE HILL
6/10 (south side)

1.8.52 Nut Tree Hall

II


House. C16 continuous jetty house, restored and altered in early C20 by Charles
Harrison Townsend for Sir William Allchin, Edward VII's physician. North front.
Stone plinth, close-studded timber-framing above with plaster infilling. Continuous
jetty carried on exposed joists and brackets, stepped down under right-hand gable.
Plain tiled roof with return gables at both end. Ridge stack to right, hipped
semi-dormer in centre. Scalloped barge-boards to gables. Two storeys; 3 windows,
diamond lattice casements, except small rectangular oriels under jetty at each end.
East front. Close studed framing, the left-hand section probably a later addition.
Two storeys; irregular 2 window front, diamond lattice casements. Entrance on ground
floor at right, glazed. Interior. Hall. Brough-in panelling. Dining room. C16
fireplace with chambered bressumers. Brought-in panelling with low reeded cornice.
Sitting room first floor gallery added circa 1905 by Townsend. Drawing room. C16
fireplace with chamfered bressumer. Crown post in first floor room at north-west
corner, supporting roof of right-hand return gable of north front.


Listing NGR: TQ6035053871

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