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Latitude: 51.078 / 51°4'40"N
Longitude: 0.5721 / 0°34'19"E
OS Eastings: 580266
OS Northings: 134116
OS Grid: TQ802341
Mapcode National: GBR PTM.7H2
Mapcode Global: FRA D628.QNV
Entry Name: Ice House at Benenden School
Listing Date: 5 July 1993
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1203647
English Heritage Legacy ID: 170126
Location: Benenden, Tunbridge Wells, Kent, TN17
District: Tunbridge Wells
Traditional County: Kent
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent
TQ83SW CRANBROOK ROAD
1350-0/3/19 Ice House at Benenden School
Ice house. Early C19 restored in 1970s. Large beehive-shaped
chamber in English bond red brick with header bond at top. The
exterior has exposed brickwork to a height of about 5 feet.
The entrance was originally round-headed but has been replaced
with a C20 brick entrance with flat gabled tiled roof and
double wooden doors. This ice house was built for the original
Hemstead House which was demolished c.1859 when David Brandon
erected the present building.
Listing NGR: TQ8024633803
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