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Ivydene Mersham Cottage The Beauty Box, Benenden

Description: Ivydene Mersham Cottage The Beauty Box

Grade: II
Date Listed: 5 July 1993
English Heritage Building ID: 170245

OS Grid Reference: TQ8079232943
OS Grid Coordinates: 580792, 132943
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0673, 0.5790

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

1350-0/7/136 (North East side)
Ivydene, Mersham Cottage and The
Beauty Box
2 cottages and shop. Cottages late C18, shop late C19.
Cottages are weatherboarded on the ground floor and tile hung
on the 1st floor. Old tiled roof, half-hipped to right hand
side. Central square brick stack, heightened in late C19. 2
triple casements. Ground floor has central doorcase with flat
hood and 4 panelled door with Head of Mercury door knocker. 2
storeys 2 windows with catslide roof to rear. Shop has ground
floor of red brick, 1st floor tile hung with bands and
diamonds of curved and painted tiles and tiled roof.
Projecting gable with curved bargeboards, pendant and
finial,supported on 2 iron columns and one 4-paned sash

Listing NGR: TQ8079232943

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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