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Mounts Farm Cottage, Benenden

Description: Mounts Farm Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 June 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 170131

OS Grid Reference: TQ7981333418
OS Grid Coordinates: 579813, 133418
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0719, 0.5653

Location: Mounts Hill, Benenden, Kent TN17 4ET

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

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Listing Text

1350-0/2/23 Mounts Farm Cottage
(Formerly Listed as:
Mounts Farmhouse)
House. Late Medieval hall-house with cross wing and C18
addition to right hand side. Left hand part timber-framed with
exposed box framing and plaster infill. Ground floor red
brick. Right hand side has 2 brick gables. Steeply pitched old
tiled roof with gablet to left hand side and cruciform late
C16 brick chimneystack. 2 storeys and attics: 4 windows some
mullions, some casements. Left part has gabled dormer and 2
mullioned windows (1 original) and late brick lean to porch.
C18 brick addition of 2 storeys and attic, 1 window with half
hipped roof and stringcourse and including band across
(addition to north, brick in English bond to ground floor and
weatherborarded) cambered architrave of 1st floor casement
window. Further C18 to lst floor with half-hipped gable. 2
ground floor windows and 1st floor window to north have
cambered head linings.

Listing NGR: TQ7981333418

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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