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Bydews Place, Tovil

Description: Bydews Place

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 30 July 1951
English Heritage Building ID: 173504

OS Grid Reference: TQ7484154296
OS Grid Coordinates: 574841, 154296
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2610, 0.5045

Location: Tovil, Kent ME15 0JB

Locality: Tovil
Local Authority: Maidstone Borough Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: ME15 0JB

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Listing Text

(West Side)
Bydews Place
TQ 75 SW 10/173 30.7.5l.

Formerly Beddowes Place. The home of the antiquary, the Rev Beale Poste. A
Cl5 to C16 Weaden Hall house refronted in the C18. L-shaped. The front elevation
which consists of a centre and 2 wings is of 2 storeys and attics with a plastered
front. Hipped tiled roof with 4 dormers. 4 windows in all. Some casement
windows with small square leaded panes, some sashes with glazing bars intact.
Some modern windows. C19 gabled porch. Stone chimeybreast on the south-west
side. North-east wing of stone with 2 casements, probably C17. The interior
contains a triple crown post roof.

Bydews Place, Dovecote in the grounds of By dews Place, Cottage to north-west of
Bydews Place, Bydews Farmhouse, Former Granary to the south-west of Bydews
Farmhouse and Oasthouse at Bydews Farm to the south-west of the former Granary
form a group.

Listing NGR: TQ7484154296

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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