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Benenden Chest Hospital Lister Wing, Benenden

Description: Benenden Chest Hospital Lister Wing

Grade: II
Date Listed: 5 July 1993
English Heritage Building ID: 170168

OS Grid Reference: TQ8335235181
OS Grid Coordinates: 583352, 135181
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0866, 0.6166

Location: B2086, Benenden, Kent TN17 4EG

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

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Listing Text

1350-0/1/61 Benenden Chest Hospital Lister Wing
Hospital wards. 1937 by Sir John Burnet, Tait and Lorne in
International modern style extended 1953 by Oswald Pearce.
Long 2 storey block built of yellowish brick with flat roof,
facing south to catch maximum sunshine for tubercular
patients. Each bay has large 4-light full height glazing with
double French window on to balcony at 1st floor or verandah at
ground floor. Rounded corners at ends and central square
taller block. Rear elevation bay has less expansive glazing
but port hole windows at the end and flight of steps to
("West Kent and the Weald: N. Pevsner B o E: P. 148).

Listing NGR: TQ8335235181

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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