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Park House, Sevenoaks

Description: Park House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 29 September 1972
English Heritage Building ID: 172188

OS Grid Reference: TQ5315254462
OS Grid Coordinates: 553152, 154462
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2687, 0.1940

Location: High Street, Sevenoaks, Kent TN13 1JG

Locality: Sevenoaks
Local Authority: Sevenoaks District Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: TN13 1JG

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Listing Text

(East Side)
No 38 (Park House)
Nos 40 to 44 (even)
TQ 5354/1/13
Row of C18 red brick terrace houses. 2 storeys. Parapet with stone
coping. Ridge Mansard roof, hipped at both ends. Coursed stone plinth.
Basement and area with C18 cast iron railings in front of Nos 38 and 42.
Flat arches of rubbed red headers over windows, Brick pilasters carried
up 2 storeys between Nos 38 and 40 and 40 and 42. 6 widely spaced sash
windows on first floor with slightly recessed portion to extreme right
with one sash window. 6 modern flat-roofed leaded dormers. No 38 with
C18 panelled door with top lights and rectangular fanlight over. One
sash window to left of door. No 40 with modern slightly-bowed Georgian
style shop front in pilastered frame with moulded entablature and sun-
blind case over. Arched brick opening to left of shop with window with
recessed C18 panelled door with fanlight over. No 42 with modern half-
glazed door and sash window to right. Small modern octagon window to
extreme right of No 42. No 44 with arched brick opening and sash window
to right. Modern slightly-bowed Georgian style shop front in pilastered
frame with entablature and sunblind case over.

The front elevation of this row of terrace houses has been altered and
restored at various dated and the sash windows on both floors are of odd
sizes and shapes, some with glazing bars intact.

Listing NGR: TQ5315254462

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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