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Darenth Court House, Darenth

Description: Darenth Court House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 17 March 1982
English Heritage Building ID: 172636

OS Grid Reference: TQ5614271210
OS Grid Coordinates: 556142, 171210
Latitude/Longitude: 51.4184, 0.2442

Location: Darenth Hill, Darenth, Kent DA2 7QY

Locality: Darenth
Local Authority: Dartford Borough Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: DA2 7QY

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Listing Text

(south side)

Darenth Court House
TQ 57 SE 4/2


Circa 1835. Two storeys and attics stuccoed. Slate roof. Pedimented gable with
tripartite semi-circular window. Deep cornice. Three sashes with glazing bars
intact. Central doorcase with pilasters and semi-circular decorated fanlight.
Plinth. Interior contains niche and dado railing. Hasted's "History and
Topographical Survey of Kent" (1778-1799) mentions a "good old timbered farm
house" here but this was replaced by the present building.

Listing NGR: TQ5614271210

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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