Kilndown Church Of England Primary School
- 19 Jun 2002
- Kilndown Church Of England Primary School, Church Road, Goudhurst, Tunbridge Wells, Kent, TN17 2SF
- Photograph (Digital)
This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.
GOUDHURST CHURCH ROAD TQ 73 NW (east side) Kilndown 5/131 Kilndown Church of England Primary School GV II School. Mid C19. Dressed sandstone with plain tiled roof. Master's house, with cross-wing, with school range to rear, executed in Tudor-Gothic style. One storey and attic, the entrance front with kneelered parapet gables, 3 gabled dormers, and projecting gabled 2-storey wing to left with offset stack with lozenge-set flues, and label-hooded 2-light traceried window on each floor, main range with similar gabled porch, with arcaded sides and stone side benches. Right return with staggered 3-light gable window, and arched 2-light ground floor window, with quatrefoil over, and hood-mould, and quatrefoil and lozenge moulded surround to shield with Latin motto. School range of 1 storey and attic, with 2 gabled dormers, projecting 2 storeyed gables to left and right, with mullioned windows with label heads, with additional bay to end right, with arched doorway. Attri- buted to Alexander Roos (1846) by BOE, Kent I, 1980, p 354, but Kelly records the school 1869, and attributed to Mr Norris, Carpenter and Slater's Clerk of Works at Kilndown Church) and dedicated 1869 (Parish magazine, quoted Goudhurst Coronation Book, W Tiffin).
Listing NGR: TQ7005235227
Copyright IoE Mr Geoffrey Farrow. Source Historic England Archive
This photograph was taken for the Images of England project
Photographer: Farrow, Geoffrey
Rights Holder: Farrow, Geoffrey
Sandstone, Tile, Georgian School, Victorian Education, Teachers House, Domestic, House, Dwelling