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Benenden Chest Hospital Lister Wing

A Grade II Listed Building in Benenden, Kent

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Latitude: 51.0866 / 51°5'11"N

Longitude: 0.6166 / 0°36'59"E

OS Eastings: 583352

OS Northings: 135182

OS Grid: TQ833351

Mapcode National: GBR QVT.STY

Mapcode Global: FRA D657.XQP

Entry Name: Benenden Chest Hospital Lister Wing

Listing Date: 5 July 1993

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1203809

English Heritage Legacy ID: 170168

Location: Benenden, Tunbridge Wells, Kent, TN17

County: Kent

Civil Parish: Benenden

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

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Listing Text

1350-0/1/61 Benenden Chest Hospital Lister Wing
Hospital wards. 1937 by Sir John Burnet, Tait and Lorne in
International modern style extended 1953 by Oswald Pearce.
Long 2 storey block built of yellowish brick with flat roof,
facing south to catch maximum sunshine for tubercular
patients. Each bay has large 4-light full height glazing with
double French window on to balcony at 1st floor or verandah at
ground floor. Rounded corners at ends and central square
taller block. Rear elevation bay has less expansive glazing
but port hole windows at the end and flight of steps to
("West Kent and the Weald: N. Pevsner B o E: P. 148).

Listing NGR: TQ8335235181

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

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