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Old Weavers Cottage, Benenden

Description: Old Weavers Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 June 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 170161

OS Grid Reference: TQ8060032159
OS Grid Coordinates: 580600, 132159
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0604, 0.5759

Location: New Pond Road, Benenden, Kent TN17 4HH

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

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Listing Text

1350-0/7/58 Nos.1-5 (Consecutive)
20/06/67 Old Weavers Cottage
(Formerly Listed as:
Granary at Frame Farm)
Originally a weaver's house, later converted to granary and
oasthouses, now converted into cottages. Dated 1607, extended
late C19 and restored C20. C18 brick ground floor in English
bond on brick and stone plinth. C17 square panel framing to
1st floor with midrails, gunstock jowled posts and rendered
infill. Plain tiled roof. 2 storeys, 8 windows, mainly C20
casements. Front gable has carved bressumer dated 1607 on end
posts and ground floor has original wooden mullioned window
with diamond mullions. South west side has 4 C20 wooden
casements and inserted C20 doors. At the north west end are 2
late C19 square oasts with pyramidal tiled roofs (cowl and
fantail missing), cogged eaves cornice, 2 C20 casements and
cross and S shaped iron ties.

Listing NGR: TQ8060032159

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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