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Little Benover, Yalding

Description: Little Benover

Grade: II
Date Listed: 23 May 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 174865

OS Grid Reference: TQ7012948631
OS Grid Coordinates: 570129, 148631
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2115, 0.4344

Location: Emmet Hill Lane, Yalding, Kent ME18 6AS

Locality: Yalding
Local Authority: Maidstone Borough Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: ME18 6AS

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Listing Text

TO 74 NW
(South-west side)
Little Benover
(formerly listed
23-5-67 as Little Benover
Farm House)

Farmhouse, now house. Late C16 or early C17. Timber framed with rendered
infilling. First floor of left gable end tile-hung. Plain tile roof.
Approximately 3 timber-framed bays, that to left end shorter and possibly
a later addition. Apparently integral rear return wing to right. 2
storeys. Brick plinth to left end bay, stone plinth to rest. Continuous
jetty, returned to right on moulded dragon post. Broadly-spaced studding.
Two ogee tension braces to central bay and one to right end. Half-hipped
roof. Brick stack in front slope of roof to left end of central bay, and
projecting brick stack to right gable end. Irregular-fenestration of 3
leaded casements; one two-light;to;left end bay, another to centre, and
one four-light to right end bay. Ribbed door with one moulded jamb and
moulded four-centred arched head with carved spandrels, to right end of
central bay. Rear right return wing has jetty to long right side continued
from that of main range, one arch-braced panel towards main range, and
rest of right side weatherboarded. Roof half-hipped to rear. Rear lean-
to to rest of main range. Interior not inspected.

Listing NGR: TQ7012948631

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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