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Staplehurst Lodge

A Grade II Listed Building in Benenden, Kent

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.0802 / 51°4'48"N

Longitude: 0.5772 / 0°34'37"E

OS Eastings: 580615

OS Northings: 134365

OS Grid: TQ806343

Mapcode National: GBR PTM.8R3

Mapcode Global: FRA D638.DP0

Entry Name: Staplehurst Lodge

Listing Date: 5 July 1993

Last Amended: 27 September 1993

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1336721

English Heritage Legacy ID: 170180

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

In the entry for
TQ 83 SW BENENDEN NEW POND ROAD
(west side)
1350-0/3/73 Staplehurst Lodge
GV II

The address shall be amended to read

TQ 83 SW BENENDEN GOLFORD ROAD
(west side)
1350-0/3/73 Staplehurst Lodge
GV II

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BENENDEN
TQ83SW NEW POND ROAD
1350-0/3/73 (West side)
Staplehurst Lodge
GV II
Lodge, formerly to Hempstead House now Benenden School. c.1868
by George Devey in Vernacular Revival style. Built of brick
with stone dressings and timberframed gables with plastered
infill. Tiled roof with 1 clustered brick chimneystack and
right side external brick chimneystack on stone base. Front
elevation has ground floor of red brick and projecting
timberframed gable above, supported on elaborate brackets.
Gable has one 4-light mullion, beneath is 6-light bay. Left
side elevation has large projecting timberframed gable with
eclectic framing and 4-light mullioned and transomed window
supporting porch on 6 timber piers. Right side elevation has
tile-hung gable with bands of fishscale tiles.
(R.I.B.A. 1868).


Listing NGR: TQ8061534365

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