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Brief description of site

Frant Court has early-20th-century terraced formal gardens in part laid out by Gertrude Jekyll, together with an extensive woodland garden also designed by Miss Jekyll.

Brief history of site

The gardens were designed in about 1914 by Gertrude Jekyll for a house which was originally built in 1859. The site is now a private residential development.

Location information:

Address: Frant Court, Frant, Tunbridge Wells, Kent, TN3 9DW

Locality: Tunbridge Wells, Kent

Local Authorities:

East Sussex; Wealden; Frant

Historical County: Kent

OS Landranger Map Sheet Number: 188 Grid Ref: TQ588353
Latitude: 51.095 Longitude: 0.266404

Key information:

Form of site: garden

Purpose of site: ornamental garden

Context or principal building: multiple dwelling

Site first created: 1859 to 1914

Main period of development: Early 20th century

Survival: Part: standing remains

Site Size (Hectares): 4

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