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List Entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.


List entry Number: 1075786



The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County: Kent

District: Maidstone

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Tovil

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 30-Jul-1951

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 173504

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TOVIL GREEN 1. 5278 (West Side) Bydews Place TQ 75 SW 10/173 30.7.5l. II* GV

2. Formerly Beddowes Place. The home of the antiquary, the Rev Beale Poste. A Cl5 to C16 Weaden Hall house refronted in the C18. L-shaped. The front elevation which consists of a centre and 2 wings is of 2 storeys and attics with a plastered front. Hipped tiled roof with 4 dormers. 4 windows in all. Some casement windows with small square leaded panes, some sashes with glazing bars intact. Some modern windows. C19 gabled porch. Stone chimeybreast on the south-west side. North-east wing of stone with 2 casements, probably C17. The interior contains a triple crown post roof.

Bydews Place, Dovecote in the grounds of By dews Place, Cottage to north-west of Bydews Place, Bydews Farmhouse, Former Granary to the south-west of Bydews Farmhouse and Oasthouse at Bydews Farm to the south-west of the former Granary form a group.

Listing NGR: TQ7484154296

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National Grid Reference: TQ 74841 54296


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