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Latitude: 51.2673 / 51°16'2"N
Longitude: 0.1942 / 0°11'39"E
OS Eastings: 553174
OS Northings: 154303
OS Grid: TQ531543
Mapcode National: GBR MN4.FY1
Mapcode Global: VHHPS.BD1T
Entry Name: The Manor House
Listing Date: 13 April 1951
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1204214
English Heritage Legacy ID: 172179
Location: Sevenoaks, Sevenoaks, Kent, TN13
Civil Parish: Sevenoaks
Built-Up Area: Sevenoaks
Traditional County: Kent
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent
Church of England Parish: Sevenoaks St Nicholas
Church of England Diocese: Rochester
(The Manor House)
TQ 5354/1/4 13.4.51
Late C18. Coursed local stone with flint infilling to mortar joints.
Symmetrical 2.1.2 window facade of 2 storeys, Centre part slightly
recessed. Corner and end pilasters. Plinth ad band. Projecting
moulded flat modillioned cornice and concealed gutter. Hipped slate
mansard roof, end stacks, 5 flat-roofed leaded dormers containing sash
windows. Centre large dormer. Ground floor sash windows wwith bars
removed. First floor sash windows with bars intact and with C19
ornamental sunblind cases. Centre projecting flat-roofed glazed porch
with rounded corner pilasters, entablature and flat modillioned cornice.
Wide glazed double doors with rectangular fanlight over. Inner glazed
double doors with late C18 fanlight over with tracery. 1 storey wing to
left of main elevation with hipped slate roof, eaves and gutter and 2 sash
windows. Rear elevation similar but with large Edwardian bay additions.
Interior hall with elliptical well staircase lighted by domed skylight.
The Manor House was originally built as a Dower House to Knole Park.
Nos 6 to 24 (even) form a group.
Listing NGR: TQ5317454303
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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