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Ice House at Benenden School

A Grade II Listed Building in Benenden, Kent

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Latitude: 51.078 / 51°4'40"N

Longitude: 0.5721 / 0°34'19"E

OS Eastings: 580266

OS Northings: 134116

OS Grid: TQ802341

Mapcode National: GBR PTM.7H2

Mapcode Global: FRA D628.QNV

Entry Name: Ice House at Benenden School

Listing Date: 5 July 1993

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1203647

English Heritage Legacy ID: 170126

Location: Benenden, Tunbridge Wells, Kent, TN17

County: Kent

District: Tunbridge Wells

Civil Parish: Benenden

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

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Listing Text

1350-0/3/19 Ice House at Benenden School
Ice house. Early C19 restored in 1970s. Large beehive-shaped
chamber in English bond red brick with header bond at top. The
exterior has exposed brickwork to a height of about 5 feet.
The entrance was originally round-headed but has been replaced
with a C20 brick entrance with flat gabled tiled roof and
double wooden doors. This ice house was built for the original
Hemstead House which was demolished c.1859 when David Brandon
erected the present building.

Listing NGR: TQ8024633803

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