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Clevelands, Benenden

Description: Clevelands

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 June 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 170146

OS Grid Reference: TQ8351934889
OS Grid Coordinates: 583519, 134888
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0840, 0.6188

Location: Stepneyford Lane, Benenden, Kent TN17 4BN

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

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Listing Text

1350-0/3/39 Clevelands
(Formerly Listed as:
Clevelands Farmhouse)
House. Probably C15 open hall-house with late C16 inserted
chimneystack, altered in C19 and with C20 rear wing. It
appears to be 2/3rds of a Wealden House. Timberframed
building; clad in weatherboarding but right side elevation has
rat trap band brickwork. Steeply pitched renewed tiled roof
with stepped late C16 chimneystack, the right side hipped with
gablet. Left side gable. 1st floor of southern most window bay
oversails on brackets. Remainder of eaves oversails on
brackets. 2 storeys; 4 windows. Casement windows. Interior has
large C18 open fireplace with 2 spice cupboards. Roll moulded
spine beam, the other beams C19 copies. Some C16 panelling and
2 early C17 cupboard doors. 3 octagonal crown posts.

Listing NGR: TQ8295532973

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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