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Mount Le Hoe, Benenden

Description: Mount Le Hoe

Grade: II
Date Listed: 5 July 1993
English Heritage Building ID: 170218

OS Grid Reference: TQ8277433674
OS Grid Coordinates: 582774, 133674
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0733, 0.6076

Location: Benenden, Kent TN17 4BP

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

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Listing Text

1350-0/3/112 (West side)
Mount Le Hoe
House. C18. Built of red brick with grey headers. Half-hipped
tiled roof with central brick chimneystack. 2 storeys attics
and basement. 3 windows. Central 16-pane windows and end
tripartite windows, with cambered head linings to end windows.
Central doorcase with wide canopy and 2 Tuscan columns. 6
flush panelled doors. Rear wing has ground floor of red brick
with 1st floor weatherboarded with external brick
chimneystack. There is a local tradition that French prisoners
of war were billeted here during the Napoleonic Wars.

Listing NGR: TQ8277433674

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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