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Little Benover

A Grade II Listed Building in Benover, Kent

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Latitude: 51.2115 / 51°12'41"N

Longitude: 0.4344 / 0°26'3"E

OS Eastings: 570129

OS Northings: 148631

OS Grid: TQ701486

Mapcode National: GBR NQC.W3Q

Mapcode Global: VHJMK.GTZ3

Entry Name: Little Benover

Listing Date: 23 May 1967

Last Amended: 14 October 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1060628

English Heritage Legacy ID: 174865

Location: Yalding, Maidstone, Kent, ME18

County: Kent

District: Maidstone

Civil Parish: Yalding

Built-Up Area: Benover

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

Church of England Parish: Yalding St Peter and St Paul

Church of England Diocese: Rochester

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Listing Text

TO 74 NW
(South-west side)
Little Benover
(formerly listed
23-5-67 as Little Benover
Farm House)

Farmhouse, now house. Late C16 or early C17. Timber framed with rendered
infilling. First floor of left gable end tile-hung. Plain tile roof.
Approximately 3 timber-framed bays, that to left end shorter and possibly
a later addition. Apparently integral rear return wing to right. 2
storeys. Brick plinth to left end bay, stone plinth to rest. Continuous
jetty, returned to right on moulded dragon post. Broadly-spaced studding.
Two ogee tension braces to central bay and one to right end. Half-hipped
roof. Brick stack in front slope of roof to left end of central bay, and
projecting brick stack to right gable end. Irregular-fenestration of 3
leaded casements; one two-light;to;left end bay, another to centre, and
one four-light to right end bay. Ribbed door with one moulded jamb and
moulded four-centred arched head with carved spandrels, to right end of
central bay. Rear right return wing has jetty to long right side continued
from that of main range, one arch-braced panel towards main range, and
rest of right side weatherboarded. Roof half-hipped to rear. Rear lean-
to to rest of main range. Interior not inspected.

Listing NGR: TQ7012948631

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

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