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Clock House (Flats Nos 1 and 2)

A Grade II Listed Building in Darenth, Kent

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.413 / 51°24'46"N

Longitude: 0.2787 / 0°16'43"E

OS Eastings: 558564

OS Northings: 170684

OS Grid: TQ585706

Mapcode National: GBR X7.NYD

Mapcode Global: VHHP1.SR65

Entry Name: Clock House (Flats Nos 1 and 2)

Listing Date: 1 August 1952

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1085820

English Heritage Legacy ID: 172643

Location: Darenth, Dartford, Kent, DA2

County: Kent

District: Dartford

Civil Parish: Darenth

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

Church of England Parish: Darenth St Margaret

Church of England Diocese: Rochester

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Listing Text

1.
5274 DARENTH GREEN STREET GREEN ROAD
(south-west side)
Green Street Green

Clock House
(Flats Nos 1 and 2)
TQ 57 SE 4/9 1.8.52

II


2.
L-shaped building. The main or south-east wing has an C18 exterior to a C17 or
earlier timber-framed building. Two storeys and attics, red brick. Tiled roof.
Parapet and brick band above first floor windows. C17 or earlier chimneystacks.
Three dormers. Six windows on the ground floor, 3 windows on the first floor.
Glazing bars missing. Doorcase with pediment over on scrolled brackets. The
north-east wing is a C19 addition of 2 storeys and 3 windows. To the rear of
the north wing are the initials and dates IA1765, GS1765 and TP1765. The interior
has good early C18 panelling with dado rail to hall and a room on the left has
C17 mainscotting. Hasted's "History and Topographical Survey of Kent" (1778-1799)
reveals that this house was at one time the home of Sir Edmund Davenport, Sheriff
of Kent in 1694.


Listing NGR: TQ5858670676

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