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Mounts Farm Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Benenden, Kent

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Latitude: 51.0719 / 51°4'18"N

Longitude: 0.5653 / 0°33'54"E

OS Eastings: 579813

OS Northings: 133418

OS Grid: TQ798334

Mapcode National: GBR PTL.RQR

Mapcode Global: FRA D629.21G

Entry Name: Mounts Farm Cottage

Listing Date: 20 June 1967

Last Amended: 5 July 1993

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1336694

English Heritage Legacy ID: 170131

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

1350-0/2/23 Mounts Farm Cottage
(Formerly Listed as:
Mounts Farmhouse)
House. Late Medieval hall-house with cross wing and C18
addition to right hand side. Left hand part timber-framed with
exposed box framing and plaster infill. Ground floor red
brick. Right hand side has 2 brick gables. Steeply pitched old
tiled roof with gablet to left hand side and cruciform late
C16 brick chimneystack. 2 storeys and attics: 4 windows some
mullions, some casements. Left part has gabled dormer and 2
mullioned windows (1 original) and late brick lean to porch.
C18 brick addition of 2 storeys and attic, 1 window with half
hipped roof and stringcourse and including band across
(addition to north, brick in English bond to ground floor and
weatherborarded) cambered architrave of 1st floor casement
window. Further C18 to lst floor with half-hipped gable. 2
ground floor windows and 1st floor window to north have
cambered head linings.

Listing NGR: TQ7981333418

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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