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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: 1253535



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

County: Kent

District: Tunbridge Wells

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Capel

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 24-Aug-1990

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 436721

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1/297 Nos 1 and 2 Brook Farm Cottages


Pair of cottages. Mid/late C19 with some C20 extensions. Ground floor level is Flemish bond red brick with decorative burnt headers, timber-framing above is tile-hung and includes bands of scallop tiles; brick stack and chimneyshaft; tile roof.

Plan: Pair of contemporary cottages. L-plan building facing east. No 1 is to left (south) and No 2 to right is a crosswing projecting forward. An axial stack between serves back-to-back fireplaces. Each now has a 2-room plan with a front parlour and rear service room. The rear service rooms are C20 additions. 2 storeys with attics in roofspace.

Exterior: Regular but not symmetrical 1:1-window front. No 1 has C20 casements with glazing bars but No 2 has original C19 casements with glazing bars, the larger ones with mullion-and-transom frames. No 1 has a gabled dormer. Doorways each end of the front. Doorway to No 1 has a gabled porch and doorway to No 2 has an elliptical headed arch. Both contain C19 plank doors with coverstrips. A band of cogged brick at first floor level. Roofs are gable-ended with plain bargeboards with apex pendants. Stack has 4 diagonally-set chimneyshafts.

Interiors: Not inspected.

Listing NGR: TQ6179545584

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National Grid Reference: TQ 60331 45501


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