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The Clock House, Sevenoaks

Description: The Clock House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 29 September 1972
English Heritage Building ID: 172164

OS Grid Reference: TQ5222656036
OS Grid Coordinates: 552226, 156036
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2831, 0.1814

Location: Clockhouse Lane, Sevenoaks, Kent TN13 3HQ

Locality: Sevenoaks
Local Authority: Sevenoaks District Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: TN13 3HQ

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Listing Text

The Clock House
TQ 55 NW/3/102A
Originally a private chapel built by Sir Ralph Bosville of
Bradbourne House in 1614. It remained in use as a chapel until,
probably, the early C19, when converted into a dwelling. Building
dated partly from C17 and partly early C19 and consists of a main
wing and tower. 2 storeys, stone rubble. Casement windows with small
square leaded panes. The west front has 2 windows with dummy point tops,
and the south front is similar With a gable over. The tower is in the
south-west corner. Originally crenellated, but the spaces between have
been filled in with brick, A modern observation platform in wood has been
added. Also modern wing to the east.

Listing NGR: TQ5222656036

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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