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Brick Kiln

A Grade II Listed Building in Benenden, Kent

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Latitude: 51.0687 / 51°4'7"N

Longitude: 0.5868 / 0°35'12"E

OS Eastings: 581331

OS Northings: 133110

OS Grid: TQ813331

Mapcode National: GBR PTM.Z0V

Mapcode Global: FRA D639.BDS

Entry Name: Brick Kiln

Listing Date: 5 July 1993

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1204532

English Heritage Legacy ID: 170253

Location: Benenden, Tunbridge Wells, Kent, TN17

County: Kent

District: Tunbridge Wells

Civil Parish: Benenden

Built-Up Area: Benenden

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

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Listing Text

1350-0/3/147 (South East side)
Brick Kiln
House. Late C16 timber-framed building altered in C17 and
refronted and extended in C19. Ground floor red brick with
grey headers in diaper pattern, 1st floor tile hung with some
bands of diamond point tiles. Steeply pitched tiled roof,
hipped at left end, half-hipped at right end with cruciform
brick stack. 2 storeys, 4 windows. Modern casement windows
with cambered heads to ground floor. To right is a 2 storey 1
bay C19 addition in diaper brickwork with tiled roof. 1 modern
casement and modern gabled weatherporch. End chimneystack has
Invicta fire insurance plaque. Interior of main part has wide
inglenook fireplace with 2 salt cupboards, ceiling with roll
moulded spine and axial beams and chamfered joists with lamb's
tongue stops and jowled posts. There are traces of pargetting,
a combed pattern, probably C18. Attic winder stair probably
late C17 or early C18 inserted when the roof was altered.

Listing NGR: TQ8133133110

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