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Bydews Place

A Grade II* Listed Building in Tovil, Kent

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.261 / 51°15'39"N

Longitude: 0.5045 / 0°30'16"E

OS Eastings: 574841

OS Northings: 154296

OS Grid: TQ748542

Mapcode National: GBR PR6.VRS

Mapcode Global: VHJMD.PKKN

Entry Name: Bydews Place

Listing Date: 30 July 1951

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1075786

English Heritage Legacy ID: 173504

Location: Tovil, Maidstone, Kent, ME15

County: Kent

District: Maidstone

Civil Parish: Tovil

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

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Listing Text

TOVIL GREEN
1.
5278
(West Side)
Bydews Place
TQ 75 SW 10/173 30.7.5l.
II* GV

2.
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

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