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The Woolpack Inn

A Grade II Listed Building in Benover, Kent

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Latitude: 51.2086 / 51°12'30"N

Longitude: 0.4392 / 0°26'21"E

OS Eastings: 570478

OS Northings: 148310

OS Grid: TQ704483

Mapcode National: GBR NQK.3W7

Mapcode Global: VHJMK.KWJD

Entry Name: The Woolpack Inn

Listing Date: 14 October 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1320378

English Heritage Legacy ID: 174846

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

TQ 74 NW
(north-east side)
4/47 The Woolpack Inn

Public House. Late c17 or early c18, possibly with earlier core and with
Cl9 additions and facade. Rendered brick to ground floor, first floor
hung with fishscale tiles, and border of plain tiles. Plain tile roof.
Approximately 4 timber-framed bays and narrow ?stack bay. 2 storeys.
Rendered plinth. Two right end bays project forwards slightly, but with
same height eaves as rest. Roof half-hipped to left, hipped to right.
Red brick ridge stack with recessed round-headed front panel, to right of
centre (to right end of left section). Irregular fenestration of 3
casements; nothing to left end, one three-light towards centre, one two-
light under stack, and one three-light to right section. Three paned
casements to ground floor, including one to left end. Door with four flush
panels, in lean-to porch, in angle between left and right sections under
stack. Small rendered lean-to to left gable end. Single-storey addition to
right, partly plain-tiled, partly rendered, with gabled plain tile roof;
right end of it juts forwards, with right gable end stack. Door with four
flush panels and flat bracketed hood to left end of addition, and another
towards right end. Narrower parallel rear range to left, with brick ground
floor and weatherboarded first floor to left gable end, lower eaves and plain-
tile roof half-hipped to left. Interior: only partly inspected. Some exposed
framing to ground floor. Chamfered axial beams to bays to left and right of
stack. Brick fireplaces, that to left in English bond, with low chamfered

Listing NGR: TQ7047848310

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