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Kippington House Old Folks' Home and Coach Building to North West

A Grade II Listed Building in Sevenoaks, Kent

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.2679 / 51°16'4"N

Longitude: 0.1809 / 0°10'51"E

OS Eastings: 552241

OS Northings: 154343

OS Grid: TQ522543

Mapcode National: GBR MN3.JJS

Mapcode Global: VHHPS.2DZC

Entry Name: Kippington House Old Folks' Home and Coach Building to North West

Listing Date: 13 April 1951

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1085987

English Heritage Legacy ID: 172226

Location: Sevenoaks, Sevenoaks, Kent, TN13

County: Kent

District: Sevenoaks

Civil Parish: Sevenoaks

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

Church of England Parish: Kippington St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Rochester

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Listing Text

KIPPINGTON ROAD
1.
1614
(Kippington House
(Old Folks' Home)
and coach building to
North West)
TO 5254/1/110 13.4.51
II
2.
C18. Rendered elevation. 2.3.2 window facade. 2 storeys. Centre
pedimented feature slightly projecting. Plinth and band above ground floor
windows. Projecting moulded dentilled cornice and parapet. Hipped slate
roof with 2 tall rendered stacks with dentilled cornices. Sash windows,
some with glazing bars removed. Centre projecting one storey porch with
rusticated grooved lines in imitation of stone courses, and flat pilasters
supporting moulded entablature with dentilled cornice. Parapet and flat roof
to porch. Centre panelled door with rectangular recessed rendered panel over.
Sash window on either side of door.

Historic Associations

Kippington House was originally the home of the Farnaby family and there was
an earlier Jacobean house on this site. Some of the coach buildings to rear =
of the present house date from the C17.


Listing NGR: TQ5224154343

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