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2 Bee Boles in Garden Wall Circa 40 Yards North West of Yew Tree House, Boxley

Description: 2 Bee Boles in Garden Wall Circa 40 Yards North West of Yew Tree House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 July 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 173615

OS Grid Reference: TQ7729558939
OS Grid Coordinates: 577295, 158939
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3020, 0.5419

Location: The Street, Boxley, Kent ME14 3DR

Locality: Boxley
Local Authority: Maidstone Borough Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: ME14 3DR

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Listing Text

(west side)

5/108 2 Bee-Boles in garden
wall circa 40 yards
north-west of Yew Trees


Pair of bee-boles. Possibly late Cl7 but probably later. Brick,
with remains of broad wooden cills, in red brick wall with
occasional grey headers in English bond. 2 bee-boles about one
foot apart and about 3'6" from ground. Deep recesses about 1'6"
high with semi-circular heads, surrounded by bricks projecting
about 6" from wall. Evidence for horizontal sloping canopy one
brick deep over each.

Listing NGR: TQ7731658897

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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