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Benenden Chest Hospital Lister Wing

A Grade II Listed Building in Benenden, Kent

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.0866 / 51°5'11"N

Longitude: 0.6166 / 0°36'59"E

OS Eastings: 583352

OS Northings: 135182

OS Grid: TQ833351

Mapcode National: GBR QVT.STY

Mapcode Global: FRA D657.XQP

Entry Name: Benenden Chest Hospital Lister Wing

Location: Benenden, Tunbridge Wells, Kent, TN17

County: Kent

District: Tunbridge Wells

Parish: Benenden

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

Listing Date: 5 July 1993

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

English Heritage Legacy ID: 170168

Source ID: 1203809

Listing Text

BENENDEN
TQ83NW JACKSON WAY
1350-0/1/61 Benenden Chest Hospital Lister Wing
II
Hospital wards. 1937 by Sir John Burnet, Tait and Lorne in
International modern style extended 1953 by Oswald Pearce.
Long 2 storey block built of yellowish brick with flat roof,
facing south to catch maximum sunshine for tubercular
patients. Each bay has large 4-light full height glazing with
double French window on to balcony at 1st floor or verandah at
ground floor. Rounded corners at ends and central square
taller block. Rear elevation bay has less expansive glazing
but port hole windows at the end and flight of steps to
balcony.
("West Kent and the Weald: N. Pevsner B o E: P. 148).


Listing NGR: TQ8335235181

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