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Masters

A Grade II Listed Building in Brenchley, Kent

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.1518 / 51°9'6"N

Longitude: 0.3704 / 0°22'13"E

OS Eastings: 565878

OS Northings: 141842

OS Grid: TQ658418

Mapcode National: GBR NR1.QH1

Mapcode Global: VHJMX.C9PW

Entry Name: Masters

Listing Date: 24 August 1990

Last Amended: 7 January 1991

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1263152

English Heritage Legacy ID: 433099

Location: Brenchley, Tunbridge Wells, Kent, TN12

County: Kent

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

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Listing Text

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"

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TQ 65 41 BRENCHLEY MATFIELD GREEN
(east side)
14/177 Masters

GV II

House. Early C18, perhaps with an earlier core. Ground floor brick, painted
white; first floor tile-hung with white-painted tiles; peg-tile roof; brick
stacks.

Plan: West facing. Double depth plan, 3 rooms wide under a 2 span roof. The
right end front room (at the south end) is an early C19 addition to a
symmetrical house with a central entrance and end stacks. The front door now
opens into a heated entrance hall (to the north) with a stair rising from it.
The present centre room is unheated, the old end stack has been used to heat
the C19 additional room. Parts of the house may pre-date the C18. The
remains of a timber-framed stack are said to survive in the attic space above
the rear left service room.

Exterior: 2 storeys. 3-bay symmetrical front to the left plus one window to
the C19 addition, which is clear from a straight joint in the brickwork. C19
panelled front door to left of centre with a flat porch hood on posts flanked
by early C19 16-pane sashes, 3 similar first floor sashes. Ground floor
window right is an early C19 tripartite sash, 16-pane in the centre, flanked
by 4-pane sashes. 2-span roof gabled at the left end and hipped at the right
end.

Interior: Plain.

Roof: Not inspected.


Listing NGR: TQ6587841842

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

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