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Beech House

A Grade II Listed Building in Benenden, Kent

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Latitude: 51.0786 / 51°4'42"N

Longitude: 0.5794 / 0°34'45"E

OS Eastings: 580774

OS Northings: 134194

OS Grid: TQ807341

Mapcode National: GBR PTM.99D

Mapcode Global: FRA D638.FK9

Plus Code: 9F323HHH+CP

Entry Name: Beech House

Listing Date: 15 June 1989

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1203849

English Heritage Legacy ID: 170179

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

1350-0/3/72 Nos.l AND 2
15/06/89 Beech House
Pair of estate house. c.1880 by George Devey for the Cranbrook
Estate. Pebbledashed with tiled roof and central brick
chimneystacks. Asymmetrical. 2 storeys 2 windows. Central
chimneystack has round-headed arch with keystone. No 1 has
tile hung gable with fitted bargeboards and brackets. 1st
floor 3-light oriel with triple wooden casement with brackets
below. Ground floor has triple wooden casement. Left side 6
panel flush doorcase with projecting wooden porch on piers. No
2 has 2 storey 7-light square bay with moulded wooden gable
and timber framing with plastered infill; 6 flush panelled
door and tiled penticed hood supported on wooden brackets.
Left side elevation has projecting gable with moulded
bargeboards and 4 wooden brackets. 1 C20 window. Penticed
porch on 4 wooden supports. Right side elevation has
projecting gable on 4 brackets and brick and timber framed
wing to rear. Rear elevation has 2 gables. Left side (to No.
2) is timber-framed, right side (to No 2) is pebbledashed with
penticed tiled roof. Outshut between with tall brick

Listing NGR: TQ8077434194

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