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Clevelands, Benenden

Description: Clevelands

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 June 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 170240

OS Grid Reference: TQ8090132938
OS Grid Coordinates: 580901, 132938
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0673, 0.5805

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

1350-0/7/131 (North East side)
20/06/67 Clevelands
House. Early C17 with later C17 staircase tower, refronted
early C19 and addition of mid to late C19. Timberframed
building refaced in red brick with grey headers, right side
gable partially tile hung. Tiled roof. L-shaped building of 2
storeys 4 windows. Modillion eaves cornice. 3 early C20 triple
casements. Left side 3-light canted bay through all floors, 20
panes to each bay. Part plat band. Trellised wooden porch
having early C19 reeded door surround with paterae behind. End
chimneystacks. Right side elevation has gabled staircase
tower, partially weatherboarded with early C19 "Gothick"
windows to 1st floor and late C20 extension in matching style.
Left side of 2 storeys, ground floor red brick, 1st floor tile
hung. Interior has former hall or parlour with spine beams
having lamb's tongue stops. C17 open well staircase with
square corner posts with sun designs. Square finials with
octagonal moulding and squat balusters. Roof has collar beams
and no ridgepieces. Original floorboards to attic.

Listing NGR: TQ8090132938

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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