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Beston Farmhouse, Benenden

Description: Beston Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 5 July 1993
English Heritage Building ID: 170152

OS Grid Reference: TQ8445134047
OS Grid Coordinates: 584451, 134047
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0761, 0.6317

Location: Halden Lane, Benenden, Kent TN17 4BJ

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

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Listing Text

1350-0/3/43 Beston Farmhouse
Farmhouse. C16 timberframed building refronted and extended
with L-wing in C18. Red brick with grey headers. Old tiled
roof, half-hipped with 2 brick chimney stacks. 2 storeys. 3
windows. L-shaped. Casements with leaded lights. Cambered
doorcase with 6 flush panelled door. Interior has C16 spine
beam with lambs'tongue stops, chamfered joists and open
fireplace to front range. C18 well staircase with 3 turned
balusters to each tread. Parlour has early C19 duck's nest
grate and china cupboard with serpentine shelves. Kitchen has
C18 bread oven, open fireplace and well.

Listing NGR: TQ8445134047

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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