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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: 1204560



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

County: Kent

District: Tonbridge and Malling

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Plaxtol

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 01-Aug-1952

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 357341

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TQ 6053 PLAXTOL GRANGE HILL 6/10 (south side)

1.8.52 Nut Tree Hall


House. C16 continuous jetty house, restored and altered in early C20 by Charles Harrison Townsend for Sir William Allchin, Edward VII's physician. North front. Stone plinth, close-studded timber-framing above with plaster infilling. Continuous jetty carried on exposed joists and brackets, stepped down under right-hand gable. Plain tiled roof with return gables at both end. Ridge stack to right, hipped semi-dormer in centre. Scalloped barge-boards to gables. Two storeys; 3 windows, diamond lattice casements, except small rectangular oriels under jetty at each end. East front. Close studed framing, the left-hand section probably a later addition. Two storeys; irregular 2 window front, diamond lattice casements. Entrance on ground floor at right, glazed. Interior. Hall. Brough-in panelling. Dining room. C16 fireplace with chambered bressumers. Brought-in panelling with low reeded cornice. Sitting room first floor gallery added circa 1905 by Townsend. Drawing room. C16 fireplace with chamfered bressumer. Crown post in first floor room at north-west corner, supporting roof of right-hand return gable of north front.

Listing NGR: TQ6035053871

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National Grid Reference: TQ 60350 53871


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