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59, CALVERLEY ROAD (See details for further address information)

A Grade II Listed Building in Royal Tunbridge Wells, Kent

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Latitude: 51.1334 / 51°8'0"N

Longitude: 0.2676 / 0°16'3"E

OS Eastings: 558754

OS Northings: 139568

OS Grid: TQ587395

Mapcode National: GBR MPS.VWN

Mapcode Global: VHHQD.LSC0

Plus Code: 9F3247M9+93

Entry Name: 59, CALVERLEY ROAD (See details for further address information)

Listing Date: 6 July 1972

Last Amended: 7 June 1974

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1223583

English Heritage Legacy ID: 167934

Location: Park, Tunbridge Wells, Kent, TN1

County: Kent

Electoral Ward/Division: Park

Built-Up Area: Royal Tunbridge Wells

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

Church of England Parish: Tunbridge Wells Holy Trinity with Christ Church

Church of England Diocese: Rochester

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(North East Side)
6.7.72 No 57
No 59
6.7.72 No 61
- Nos 63 to 79 (odd)
TQ 5839 NE 6/77
These buildings were originally detached blocks of 2 or more houses of different
sizes but with similar facades, but these have all been joined to each other by
modern buildings. Circa 1835. Decimus Burton architect. 3 storeys and basement
with area (though in some cases, where the houses have been converted into shops,
the basement can no longer be seen from the street). Built in Tunbridge Wells
stone. Parapet with pediment above the 2 centre windows of the block. Eaves
cornice and cornice above 1st floor. Stringcourse above ground floor. Most of
the glazing bars are missing. No 57 has 4 windows and a modern shop front with
no basement. Nos 61 and 65 have 4 windows and No 63 has an extension of 1 window
to the east. Nos 65, 67, 69 and 71 have 8 windows and 1 blocked window space
in the centre. The outer houses of these (Nos 65 and 71) each have an extension
of lower elevation (2 storeys and 1 window each) on the outer side. Nos 67 and 69
have modern shop fronts and no basement. Nos 73 and 75 have 4 windows and No 73
has an extension of 2 storeys and 1 window on the north west, a modern shop front
and no basement. Nos 77 and 79 have 4 windows.
Nos 57 to 79 (odd) form a group.

Listing NGR: TQ5875039572

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