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Beech House, Benenden

Description: Beech House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 15 June 1989
English Heritage Building ID: 170179

OS Grid Reference: TQ8077434194
OS Grid Coordinates: 580774, 134194
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0786, 0.5794

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

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

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Listing Text

1350-0/3/72 Nos.l AND 2
15/06/89 Beech House
Pair of estate house. c.1880 by George Devey for the Cranbrook
Estate. Pebbledashed with tiled roof and central brick
chimneystacks. Asymmetrical. 2 storeys 2 windows. Central
chimneystack has round-headed arch with keystone. No 1 has
tile hung gable with fitted bargeboards and brackets. 1st
floor 3-light oriel with triple wooden casement with brackets
below. Ground floor has triple wooden casement. Left side 6
panel flush doorcase with projecting wooden porch on piers. No
2 has 2 storey 7-light square bay with moulded wooden gable
and timber framing with plastered infill; 6 flush panelled
door and tiled penticed hood supported on wooden brackets.
Left side elevation has projecting gable with moulded
bargeboards and 4 wooden brackets. 1 C20 window. Penticed
porch on 4 wooden supports. Right side elevation has
projecting gable on 4 brackets and brick and timber framed
wing to rear. Rear elevation has 2 gables. Left side (to No.
2) is timber-framed, right side (to No 2) is pebbledashed with
penticed tiled roof. Outshut between with tall brick

Listing NGR: TQ8077434194

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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