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Memorial Hall

A Grade II Listed Building in Benenden, Kent

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.0667 / 51°3'59"N

Longitude: 0.5798 / 0°34'47"E

OS Eastings: 580849

OS Northings: 132869

OS Grid: TQ808328

Mapcode National: GBR PTT.3DC

Mapcode Global: FRA D639.FPB

Entry Name: Memorial Hall

Listing Date: 5 July 1993

Last Amended: 27 September 1993

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1336750

English Heritage Legacy ID: 170225

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

In the entry for
TQ 80 32 BENENDEN THE GREEN
1350-0/7/124 Old Village Hall
- II

The address shall be amended to read

TQ 80 32 BENENDEN THE GREEN
1350-0/7/124 Memorial Hall
II

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BENENDEN
TQ8032 THE GREEN
1350-0/7/124 Old Village Hall
II
Former village hall, now offices. 1908. Built as a monument to
the 1st Earl of Cranbrook. Queen Anne style. Pebbledashed with
brick dressings. Tiled roof with 2 brick chimneystacks.
T-shaped building of 1 storey with elaborate curved gables at
each end with oval windows and pilasters. 2 4-light mullioned
windows. Central projecting brick porch with curved gable with
metal weather vane, elaborate coat of arms and plaque above
doorcase with eared architrave and oval side windows.Plaque
reads "To the Glory of God and in loving memory of Gathorne
1st Earl of Cranbrook. This hall is erected by relatives,
friends and fellow parishioners A.D. 1908." "SI MONUMENTUM
REQUIRIS CIRCUMSPICE".


Listing NGR: TQ8084932869

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