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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: 1252262



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

County: Kent

District: Sevenoaks

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Chevening

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 10-Sep-1954

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

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 356951

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List entry Description

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Reasons for Designation

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1. 5280 CHEVENING BESSELS GREEN (East Side) Southdown House TQ 5055 5/165 10.9.54


2. Irregular structure of 2 builds, with Cl8 front stuccoed in early Cl9. Probably timber framed core. 2 storeys, 5 windows. High pitched tiled roof with stuccoed chimneys. High parapet above cornice and blocking course. 2 flat dormers. Moulded architraves to 1st floor windows, some sashes with bracketed cills, some long casements. lst floor band. Banded rusticated ground floor with sash windows. Modern central glazed door has side lights with wrought iron screens. Blind cases to long lst floor windows.

The Post Office, Nos 1 to 9 (consec) (Park Place Cottages) Glencot, Yew Tree Cottage and Tanners Cottage, Southdown house, its garden wall and Southdown Cottage form a group.

Listing NGR: TQ5070455498

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National Grid Reference: TQ 50704 55498


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