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Bligh's Hotel, Sevenoaks

Description: Bligh's Hotel

Grade: II
Date Listed: 13 April 1951
English Heritage Building ID: 172224

OS Grid Reference: TQ5303154831
OS Grid Coordinates: 553031, 154831
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2721, 0.1924

Location: High Street, Sevenoaks, Kent TN13 1XA

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

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Listing Text

(West Side)
Bligh's Hotel
TQ 5354/1/47 13.4.51
C16 framed structure. 1.2.1. window facade. Stucco elevation with large
over-sailing gables to right and left connected in centre by ridge tile
roof. Over-sailing gables supported on comer timber brackets. Centre
portion of 1 storey with 2 gabled dormers. Ground floor with 3 splayed
projecting bays containing sash windows with pilastered mullions and
moulded entablature head to end bays to right and left. Modern panelled door
with side lights. Door and centre bay window with ornamental projecting
canopy over. First floor with sash windows with moulded dripstones over in
centre of gables to right and left. Centre one-storey feature with ridge
tile roof with eaves and gutter and 2 gabled dormers containing sash
windows in moulded frames. All sash windows with glazing bars. Cobble stone
verge to pavement in front of hotel with ornamental posts and chains.
Hotel name in centre over canopy in raised metal letters.

Listing NGR: TQ5306354805

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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