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Ice House at Benenden School, Benenden

Description: Ice House at Benenden School

Grade: II
Date Listed: 5 July 1993
English Heritage Building ID: 170126

OS Grid Reference: TQ8026634116
OS Grid Coordinates: 580266, 134116
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0780, 0.5721

Location: Lime Avenue, Benenden, Kent TN17 4AA

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

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Listing Text

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

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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