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Chestnut House, Benenden

Description: Chestnut House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 5 July 1993
English Heritage Building ID: 170238

OS Grid Reference: TQ8093332919
OS Grid Coordinates: 580933, 132919
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0671, 0.5810

Location: B2086, Benenden, Kent TN17 4DB

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

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Listing Text

1350-0/7/129 (North East side)
Chestnut House
Formerly known as: Benenden Post Office THE STREET.
House. c.1840. Front elevation weatherboarded with hipped
slate roof and end cemented chimneystack, side elevation red
brick with grey headers in diaperwork pattern and 1st floor
tile hung. Rear partially weatherboarded. 2 storeys 3 windows.
2 flat roofed dormers. Three 16-pane sashes to 1st floor in
moulded architraves with blind boxes to end windows. Ground
floor has wooden nearly flat verandah supported on 4 cast iron
columns. Three 16-pane sashes in reeded architraves and off
central doorcase with rectangular fanlight and 6 panelled
door,the top 4 panels glazed.

Listing NGR: TQ8093332919

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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