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

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

Grade: II
Date Listed: 13 April 1951
English Heritage Building ID: 172226

OS Grid Reference: TQ5224154343
OS Grid Coordinates: 552241, 154343
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2679, 0.1809

Location: Kippington Road, Sevenoaks, Kent TN13 1JR

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

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Listing Text

(Kippington House
(Old Folks' Home)
and coach building to
North West)
TO 5254/1/110 13.4.51
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

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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