PILLAR BOX HOUSE

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1258568

Date first listed: 10-Sep-1954

Statutory Address: PILLAR BOX HOUSE

Map

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Location

Statutory Address: PILLAR BOX HOUSE

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

County: Kent

District: Sevenoaks (District Authority)

Parish: Kemsing

National Grid Reference: TQ 57084 58794

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History

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Details

1. KEMSING HEAVERHAM 5280 Pillar Box House TQ 5758 18/597 10.9.54. II 2. C15 or early C16 hall house. Exposed framing on south front shows left, centre and one right bay of house, but a further right bay seems to have been removed. Old tiled roof has overhanging eaves with plastered coved soffit. Arch brace at right leads to bressummer. Some plaster and some painted brick filling. Left bay tile hung on overhanging lst floor. 2 storeys, 3 windows, mostly Cl9 casements. West front shows extension probably of later Cl6. Visible framing with brick filling on 1st floor. Rubble masonry with brick dressings below. Curious brickwork at left has 4 arched niches on stone foundation, possibly remnants of ovens. Cl8 and Cl9 additions and modern restorations.

Listing NGR: TQ5708458794

Legacy

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Legacy System number: 445220

Legacy System: LBS

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