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Brick Kiln, Benenden

Description: Brick Kiln

Grade: II
Date Listed: 5 July 1993
English Heritage Building ID: 170253

OS Grid Reference: TQ8133133110
OS Grid Coordinates: 581331, 133110
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0687, 0.5868

Location: Walkhurst Road, Benenden, Kent TN17 4DR

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

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Listing Text

1350-0/3/147 (South East side)
Brick Kiln
House. Late C16 timber-framed building altered in C17 and
refronted and extended in C19. Ground floor red brick with
grey headers in diaper pattern, 1st floor tile hung with some
bands of diamond point tiles. Steeply pitched tiled roof,
hipped at left end, half-hipped at right end with cruciform
brick stack. 2 storeys, 4 windows. Modern casement windows
with cambered heads to ground floor. To right is a 2 storey 1
bay C19 addition in diaper brickwork with tiled roof. 1 modern
casement and modern gabled weatherporch. End chimneystack has
Invicta fire insurance plaque. Interior of main part has wide
inglenook fireplace with 2 salt cupboards, ceiling with roll
moulded spine and axial beams and chamfered joists with lamb's
tongue stops and jowled posts. There are traces of pargetting,
a combed pattern, probably C18. Attic winder stair probably
late C17 or early C18 inserted when the roof was altered.

Listing NGR: TQ8133133110

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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