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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: 1253834



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

County: Kent

District: Sevenoaks

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Cowden

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.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 357096

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1. 5280 COWDEN COWDEN Gillridge Lane Crippenden Manor House TQ 44 SW 52/294 10.9.54.


2. Built in 1607 by Richard Tichborne who had a foundry in the Parish. Brick and tile hung elevations masking framed structure. Square paned leaded casement windows in wooden frames with wooden mullions and transoms. Irregular building with half hipped gable ends, 2 storeys and attic windows. Modern restoration and additions. Front entrance with antique carved oak frame and double studded doors with carved headpiece. Ornamental carved oak frieze above and plaster infilling on either side of door between vertical half timbering (modern restoration). East elevation. Brick base with stone mullioned and transomed windows. Tile hanging above carried up 2 storeys with guttered eaves, hip ridge tiled roof with tall Tudor coupled stacks.

Listing NGR: TQ4471541736

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National Grid Reference: TQ 44715 41736


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