THE MANOR HOUSE

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1204214
Date first listed:
13-Apr-1951
Statutory Address:
THE MANOR HOUSE, 6, HIGH STREET

Map

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Location

Statutory Address:
THE MANOR HOUSE, 6, HIGH STREET

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

County:
Kent
District:
Sevenoaks (District Authority)
Parish:
Sevenoaks
National Grid Reference:
TQ 53174 54303

Details

HIGH STREET 1. 1614 (East Side) No 6 (The Manor House) TQ 5354/1/4 13.4.51 II GV 2. Late C18. Coursed local stone with flint infilling to mortar joints. Symmetrical 2.1.2 window facade of 2 storeys, Centre part slightly recessed. Corner and end pilasters. Plinth ad band. Projecting moulded flat modillioned cornice and concealed gutter. Hipped slate mansard roof, end stacks, 5 flat-roofed leaded dormers containing sash windows. Centre large dormer. Ground floor sash windows wwith bars removed. First floor sash windows with bars intact and with C19 ornamental sunblind cases. Centre projecting flat-roofed glazed porch with rounded corner pilasters, entablature and flat modillioned cornice. Wide glazed double doors with rectangular fanlight over. Inner glazed double doors with late C18 fanlight over with tracery. 1 storey wing to left of main elevation with hipped slate roof, eaves and gutter and 2 sash windows. Rear elevation similar but with large Edwardian bay additions. Interior hall with elliptical well staircase lighted by domed skylight.

Historical Associations.

The Manor House was originally built as a Dower House to Knole Park.

Nos 6 to 24 (even) form a group.

Listing NGR: TQ5317454303

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
172179
Legacy System:
LBS

Legal

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

End of official listing

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Date: 02 Aug 2000
Reference: IOE01/00459/07
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr Richard K. Evans. Source Historic England Archive
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