SOUTHDOWN HOUSE THE SQUARE

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1258914
Date first listed:
16-Jan-1975
Date of most recent amendment:
20-Sep-1976
Statutory Address:
SOUTHDOWN HOUSE, HIGH STREET
Statutory Address:
THE SQUARE, 2-9, HIGH STREET

Map

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THE SQUARE
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Location

Statutory Address:
SOUTHDOWN HOUSE, HIGH STREET
Statutory Address:
THE SQUARE, 2-9, HIGH STREET

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

County:
Kent
District:
Sevenoaks (District Authority)
Parish:
Leigh
National Grid Reference:
TQ 54780 46422

Details

LEIGH LEIGH 1. 5280 High Street (South Side) Nos 1 to 9 (consec) (The Square) TQ 5446 19/684 II GV 2, Shallow, U-shaped range of buildings of almshouse appearance. Late C19. Tiled roofs with tall, fancy brick chimneys. 2 storeys, one or 2 windows each, all under gables except for outer part of left and all of right wing. Picturesque neo-Tudor style with some oversailing attics and 1st floors. Varied materials including stone, brick, half timbering with pebble dash, and wood shingles. Boarded doors. Casements windows of many lights, some canted bays, some square some oriels on carved brackets.

Nos 1 to 9 (consec) The Square and The Cottage form a group.

Nos I to 9 (consec) (The Square) shall be amended to read

Southdown House and Nos 2 to 9 (consec) (The Square)

The group value note should now read

Southdown House, Nos 2 to 9 (consec) The Square and The Cottage form a group.

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LEIGH LEIGH

1. 5280 High Street (South Side) Nos 1 to 9 (consec) (The Square) TQ 5446 19/684 II GV 2. Shallow, U-shaped range of buildings of almshouse appearance. Late C19. Tiled roofs with tall, fancy brick chimneys. 2 storeys, one or 2 windows each, all under gables except for outer part of left wing and all of right wing. Picturesque neo-Tudor style with some oversailing attics and 1st floors. Varied materials including stone, brick, half timbering with pebble dash, and wood shingles. Boarded doors. Casement windows of many lights, some canted bays, some square, some oriels on carved brackets.

Nos 1 to 9 (consec) The Square and The Cottage form a group.

Listing NGR: TQ5478046422

Legacy

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Legacy System number:
445276
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: 30 Jun 2001
Reference: IOE01/07292/11
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr John Clark. Source Historic England Archive
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