Post House / The Post Office

21 Aug 2000
Post House, 19 High Street, Cowden, Sevenoaks, Kent, TN8 7JQ
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The Post Office, 17 High Street, Cowden, Sevenoaks, Kent, TN8 7JQ
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This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.


5280 COWDEN COWDEN High street (South Side) Nos 17 and 19.

(The Post Office and Post House) TQ 4640 9/318



C17 or earlier timber framed building with later front. Very high pitched tiled roof with sprocketed eaves and soffit. One ridge and one end stack. Rendered lst floor, painted brick ground floor, tarred plinth. No 17 has modern leaded casement above and C20 door and square bay shop front under hip tiled hood below, with plate glass window on right. No 19 has c19 sash windows with glazing bars in exposed moulded frames. Modern 6-panel door under tiled hood.

Nos 13 to 19 (odd), Medway House and Medway Cottage form a group.

Listing NGR: TQ4653740448


This is part of the Series: IOE01/0989 IOE Records taken by R P Hills; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England


© Mr RP Hills. Source: Historic England Archive

This photograph was taken for the Images of England project

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Photographer: Hills, Rp

Rights Holder: Hills, Rp


Brick, Render, Tar, Tile, Timber, Medieval Timber Framed House, Tudor Monument (By Form), Elizabethan Timber Framed Building, Stuart House, Jacobean Domestic, Dwelling, Post Office, Commercial, Communications, Postal System Structure, Shop