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151-153, High Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Tonbridge, Kent

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.1976 / 51°11'51"N

Longitude: 0.2756 / 0°16'32"E

OS Eastings: 559091

OS Northings: 146729

OS Grid: TQ590467

Mapcode National: GBR MP0.Y84

Mapcode Global: VHHQ6.Q5K7

Entry Name: 151-153, High Street

Listing Date: 20 December 1995

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1244676

English Heritage Legacy ID: 450073

Location: Tonbridge and Malling, Kent, TN9

County: Kent

District: Tonbridge and Malling

Town: Tonbridge and Malling

Electoral Ward/Division: Medway

Built-Up Area: Tonbridge

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

Church of England Parish: Tonbridge St Peter and St Paul

Church of England Diocese: Rochester

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Listing Text

TQ 5946 NW TONBRIDGE HIGH STREET

3/10001 Numbers 151-153

GV II


House and shop, Front range late C18, Rear range mid C18. Front red brick in Flemish bond with cemented dressings. Slate roof, hipped at left end and brick chimneystacks. Three storeys; 6 windows. Cemented parapet with moulded eaves cornice, Second floor has 6 9-pane sashes. First floor has 12-pane sashes with horns. Ground floor has late C19 shopfront with fascia, end pilasters and series of panels. Two cement bands. Rear range of red brick with diaper grey headers and hipped tiled roof. Two storeys; 3 windows. Raised parapet with stone coping and band between floors. Church Lane elevation is of rusticated stone to ground floor, cement rendered above with stone coping. First floor has one 8-pane sash and C20 casement. Ground floor has continuation of shopfront. Interior has original joinery including 2 and 6 panel doors, some with reeded cornices and paterae, wooden fireplaces, one with swags and paterae to frieze. One straight flight staircase, one well staircase and curved staircase with stick balusters and curved tread ends.


Listing NGR: TQ5909546723

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

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