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Latitude: 51.1515 / 51°9'5"N
Longitude: 0.3702 / 0°22'12"E
OS Eastings: 565864
OS Northings: 141810
OS Grid: TQ658418
Mapcode National: GBR NR1.QDY
Mapcode Global: VHJMX.CBK2
Plus Code: 9F32592C+J3
Entry Name: The Old Laundry
Listing Date: 24 August 1990
Last Amended: 7 January 1991
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1250650
English Heritage Legacy ID: 433100
Location: Brenchley, Tunbridge Wells, Kent, TN12
District: Tunbridge Wells
Civil Parish: Brenchley
Built-Up Area: Brenchley
Traditional County: Kent
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent
Church of England Parish: Matfield St Luke
Church of England Diocese: Rochester
In the entries for the following serial numbers ---
14/156, 14/157, 14/158, 14/159, 14/160, 14/161, 14/162, 14/163, 14/164, 14/165
14/166, 14/167, 14/168, 14/169, 14/170, 14/171, 14/172, 14/173, 14/174, 14/175
14/176, 14/177, 14/178, 14/179, in the parish of Brenchley.
The address shall be amended to read---
"THE GREEN, Matfield" in place of "MATFIELD GREEN"
TQ 65 41 BRENCHLEY MATFIELD GREEN
14/178 The Old Laundry
House. Circa 1700 with late C20 alterations. Framed construction, the front
elevation roughcast; peg-tile roof; brick stack.
Plan: West facing. Single depth main block 2-rooms wide with a larger,
heated room to the right, rear outshut. Single-storey addition at right end.
In the 1920s and 30s the building was used as a laundry and the front single-
storey addition was used as the ironing room (information from the owner).
Exterior: 2 storeys and attic. Symmetrical 3-bay front to the main block
with a deep mansard roof. Disused C19 front door in the centre, flanked by
C19 3-light small-pane casements, 2 similar first floor windows. The 2 left
hand windows each have top-hung panes, presumably to ventilate the laundry.
Flat-roofed attic dormer with a small-pane C19 casement. The single-storey
addition at the right end has a C20 front door to the left and garage doors to
Interior: Modernised. The partition between the 2 rooms has been removed.
Listing NGR: TQ6586441810
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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