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Vine House, Sevenoaks

Description: Vine House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 13 April 1951
English Heritage Building ID: 172256

OS Grid Reference: TQ5319755305
OS Grid Coordinates: 553197, 155305
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2763, 0.1950

Location: Holly Bush Lane, Sevenoaks, Kent TN13 3UP

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

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Listing Text

(South Side)
No 1
(Vine House)
TQ 5355/2/93 13.4.51

Dated 1731. 3-window facade, 2 storeys. Red brick elevation with flat
arches over windows of rubbed red headers. Parapet with painted stone
coping. Flipped mansard slate roof with 3 flat-roofed leaded downers.
Moulded stone plinth. Carved stone reed-moulded band over centre
doorway, stopped at bays, and continued at either end and on side
elevations. Another continuous band above lst floor windows with small
carved rosettes. Centre panelled door with fanlight over, recessed in
round-headed arch. Fanlight with tracery. Moulded stucco surround to
arch with heavy rusticated quoins and voussoirs. Centre voussoir carved
with head of Bacchus. Panelled reveals. Projecting brick bays on
either side of doorway carried up 2 storeys with parapet and concealed
flat roof. Bays containing sash windows with glazing bars removed.
C18 sash window with glazing bars in centre on lst floor. Painted reveals
to windows. Elevation to rear facing yard with C18 double doors with
"fish door knockers" and fanlight over with tracery.

No1 (Vine House) Railings, Garden Wall and No 3 form a group.

Listing NGR: TQ5319755305

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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