History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

High House

A Grade II Listed Building in Seal, Kent

Approximate Location Map
Large Map »
Street View
Contributor Photos »

Street View is the best available vantage point looking, if possible, towards the location of the building. In some locations, Street View may not give a view of the actual building, or may not be available at all. Where it is not available, the satellite view is shown instead.

Coordinates

Latitude: 51.2452 / 51°14'42"N

Longitude: 0.2287 / 0°13'43"E

OS Eastings: 555653

OS Northings: 151916

OS Grid: TQ556519

Mapcode National: GBR MNC.YD4

Mapcode Global: VHHPS.XY8T

Entry Name: High House

Listing Date: 16 January 1975

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1243525

English Heritage Legacy ID: 447441

Location: Seal, Sevenoaks, Kent, TN15

County: Kent

District: Sevenoaks

Civil Parish: Seal

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

Church of England Parish: Underriver St Margaret

Church of England Diocese: Rochester

Find accommodation in
Sevenoaks

Listing Text

1.
5280 SEAL UNDERRIVER

High House
TQ 55 SE 47/1099

II


2.
Late mediaeval hall house with left end greatly altered in C18 and later. Garden
front of 2 storeys, 3 windows, very irregular. High pitched tiled roof with
left hips at different levels, half hip at right. Tile hung 1st floor. C19
red brick ground floor with diaper of blue headers. C19 casements, including
a half-dormer breaking eaves. Modern lean-to porch at left, and modern back
right extension. Roof sweeps low along remainder of back; and long C19 extension
added. On left return large galletted rubble ground floor. Inside exposed
timber including C16 ceiling, but lower part of C16 chimney half removed.


Listing NGR: TQ5565351916

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.