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Ryecroft, Benenden

Description: Ryecroft

Grade: II
Date Listed: 5 July 1993
English Heritage Building ID: 170114

OS Grid Reference: TQ8045931932
OS Grid Coordinates: 580459, 131932
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0584, 0.5737

Location: Chapel Lane, Benenden, Kent TN17 4HQ

Locality: Benenden
Local Authority: Tunbridge Wells Borough Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: TN17 4HQ

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Listing Text

TQ8031 CHAPEL LANE, Iden Green
1350-0/8/6 Ryecroft
House. C16, refronted and adapted into 3 cottages in late C18.
Timber-framed building, the exterior clad in weatherboarding
to ground floor and tile hung above. Tiled roof with 1 brick
ridge stack and 1 external brick chimneystack to left hand
side. Outshut to rear. 2 storeys: 3 windows 16-pane to 1st
floor, casements to ground floor. Interior has C16
roll-moulded beam, jowled posts and floorboards. C18 winder
stair. Right hand part of roof said to be dated 1763. Visible
roof structure C18, sans-purlin with pegged rafters and no

Listing NGR: TQ8045931932

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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