Remains of corner tower to former Archbishops Palace, Otford - Sevenoaks

Remains of gatehouse range to early C16 Archbishops Palace. Ruinous parts in need of consolidation work. Following Urgent Repair Works in 2017 options for taking forward a Conservation Management Plan need to be explored.

Remains of corner tower to former Archbishops Palace, Otford - Sevenoaks
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Site Details

  • Designated Site Name: Otford Palace
  • Heritage Category: Scheduled Monument
  • List Entry Number: 1005197
  • Local Planning Authority: Sevenoaks
  • Site Type: Domestic > Residential building

Location

  • Building Name: Remains of corner tower to former Archbishops Palace
  • Street Name: Bubblestone Road
  • County: Kent
  • District / Borough: Sevenoaks
  • Parish: Otford
  • Parliamentary Constituency: Sevenoaks
  • Region: South East

Assessment Information

  • Assessment Type: Building or structure
  • Condition: Poor
  • Occupancy / Use: Vacant/not in use
  • Priority: A - Immediate risk of further rapid deterioration or loss of fabric; no solution agreed
  • Previous Priority: A
  • Ownership: Local authority
  • Designation: Scheduled Monument, LB grade II

Contact Details

David John 01483 252036

Next steps

Read more about this historic site on the National Heritage List for England