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Little Boxhurst

A Grade II Listed Building in Sandhurst, Kent

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Latitude: 51.0174 / 51°1'2"N

Longitude: 0.5801 / 0°34'48"E

OS Eastings: 581066

OS Northings: 127393

OS Grid: TQ810273

Mapcode National: GBR PVD.3H1

Mapcode Global: FRA D63F.7V2

Plus Code: 9F322H8J+X2

Entry Name: Little Boxhurst

Listing Date: 20 June 1967

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1281068

English Heritage Legacy ID: 170303

Location: Sandhurst, Tunbridge Wells, Kent, TN18

County: Kent

District: Tunbridge Wells

Civil Parish: Sandhurst

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

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1350-0/6/198 Little Boxhurst
House. Late medieval open hall-house partly rebuilt, with
outshut added and reclad in C18, extended in C20. Timberframed
building, ground floor red brick, 1st floor weatherboarded.
Tiled roof, hipped to left side with 2 brick chimneystacks. 2
storeys and attics; 5 windows. 1 gabled dormer. 5 C20
casements with leaded lights. C20 lean to extension to left
and C18 outshut to rear, extended in C20. Interior has roll
moulded spine beam and crenellated and roll-moulded end of
hall beam. Open fireplace. William Crompton, the model for
Richmal Compton's William books lived here for some time.

Listing NGR: TQ8106627393

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