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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: 1204047



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

County: Kent

District: Tunbridge Wells

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Benenden

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 21-Aug-1989

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 170222

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BENENDEN TQ8032 THE GREEN 1350-0/7/116 Bull Inn 21/08/89 II Inn. Built c.1608, altered and extended in early C19 and again by George Devey c.1880. Core timber-framed, refaced in red brick on ground floor and tile hung on first floor with pebbledashed gable. Right side elevation tile hung. Tiled roof. 2 storeys, 3 windows to front, 2 windows to side. Front elevation has 1 hipped dormer and right side gable with wooden bargeboard supported on wooden brackets containing casement window with leaded light. 3 casement windows to ground floor. Ground floor has built out projection with tiled roof and late C19 'chinoiserie' type glazing and entrance to front. Right side elevation has 5 sided extension to corner with 1st floor triple casement and ground floor 11 light 'chinoiserie' type glazing. Right side hipped dormer. 1st floor has 3 light C19 oriel and 5 light 'chinoiserie' glazed oriel of late C19. Rear has 2 storey early C19 wing of diaper brick work with hipped tiled roof with 1:2 windows, probably orignally a detached outbuilding. Interior of bar has chamfered spine beam and joists with lambs' tongue stops. Large inglenook fireplace with 2 gabled salt niches and integral seats. RIBA drawings for Devey additions.

Listing NGR: TQ8098432844

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National Grid Reference: TQ 80984 32844


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