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3 and 4, Standen Street, Benenden

Description: 3 and 4, Standen Street

Grade: II
Date Listed: 28 March 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 170203

OS Grid Reference: TQ8073930959
OS Grid Coordinates: 580739, 130959
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0495, 0.5772

Location: Standen Street, Benenden, Kent TN17 4LA

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

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Listing Text

1350-0/3/101 Nos.3 AND 4
28/03/88 (Formerly Listed as:
Nos.3 AND 4
Standen Farm Cottages)
House pair. Early C18 with outshut probably added in early C19
and with some internal alterations of same date.
Weatherboarded on brick base. Hipped peg tiled roof with
central brick chimneystacks. 2 storeys, 5 windows. Casement
windows, the 2 penultimate ones 3-light, the others 2-light,
with many original leaded lights. 2 early C19 plank door.
Early C19 outshut to rear has casement windows. Interior has 2
open fireplaces with remains of bread oven. Chamfered axial
beams with run out stops. No 4 has an early C18 wooden
staircase with square newel posts and stick balusters. 1st
floor has jowled posts with rounded profile and diagonal
tension braces. Plank door. Wide oak floor beams. Roof has
pegged rafters with ridgepiece.

Listing NGR: TQ8092430549

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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