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Lady Boswell's School

A Grade II Listed Building in Sevenoaks, Kent

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Latitude: 51.2714 / 51°16'16"N

Longitude: 0.1914 / 0°11'28"E

OS Eastings: 552962

OS Northings: 154750

OS Grid: TQ529547

Mapcode National: GBR MN4.76S

Mapcode Global: VHHPS.89JP

Entry Name: Lady Boswell's School

Listing Date: 13 April 1951

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1336354

English Heritage Legacy ID: 172242

Location: Sevenoaks, Sevenoaks, Kent, TN13

County: Kent

District: Sevenoaks

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

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Listing Text

1614 (East Side)
Lady Boswell's School
TQ 5254/1/66 13.4.51.
Dated 1818. 1.3.1 window facade. 2 storeys. Centre feature pedimented
and slightly projecting. Supporting features to right and left recessed
and raised on either side and surmounted by parapet with entablature
band and cornice. Corners of parapet surmounted by 4 stone ornamental
balls. Elevation of coursed local stone with random stone with flint
infilling on 1st floor in centre and on 1st floor to right. Supporting
wings with parapets of random stone. Continuous plinth. Band above
ground floor windows in centre and to right. 3 large modern windows in
centre with vertical and horizontal glazing bars in recessed stone arches
with panels of random stone below sills. Modern door to left (up 2
projecting stone steps) with flat stone lintel over, contained under
round-headed stone arch. C19 panelled double doors to right (up 2
projecting stone steps) with fanlight over contained under corresponding
round-headed stone arch. lst floor with 5 large windows with vertical
and horizontal glazing bars with flat stone lintel arches over. Projecting
cills of 3 centre windows connected to torn string course. Centre feature
with projecting moulded stone pediment. Rectangular stone plaque in
centre of pediment with inscription and surmounted by carved stone shield
adorned with swags.

Listing NGR: TQ5296254750

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