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List Entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.


List entry Number: 1120919



The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County: Kent

District: Tunbridge Wells

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Hawkhurst

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 22-Jun-1989

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 169692

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HAWKHURST HIGH STREET TQ 7430-7530 (north side) 16/342 Chittenden Cottage GV II House. C16 or earlier, restored late C19. Timber framed, part restored and exposed with plaster infill on red and blue brick base, part tile hung, with plaintiled roof. Probable hall house with cross-wing. Two storeys with hipped roof, and projecting jettied and hipped cross-wing at right, with stack to centre right. Two wooden casements on each floor of main range, and 2 to first floor of cross-wing, 1 on ground floor with boarded doors on left and right sides of recessed porch, with brackets to jetty, to left of cross-wing. Fully framed interior. George Devey restored and extended adjacent Chittenden whilst extending Marlborough House School opposite 1879-80, and may well have restored this building at the same time.

Listing NGR: TQ7524930725

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National Grid Reference: TQ 75249 30725


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