History in Structure

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

The Clock House

A Grade II Listed Building in Sevenoaks, 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: 51.2831 / 51°16'59"N

Longitude: 0.1814 / 0°10'53"E

OS Eastings: 552226

OS Northings: 156036

OS Grid: TQ522560

Mapcode National: GBR T4.VTQ

Mapcode Global: VHHPS.307P

Entry Name: The Clock House

Listing Date: 29 September 1972

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1336356

English Heritage Legacy ID: 172164

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: Riverhead St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Rochester

Find accommodation in
Sevenoaks

Listing Text

CLOCK HOUSE LANE
1.
1614
The Clock House
TQ 55 NW/3/102A
II
2.
Originally a private chapel built by Sir Ralph Bosville of
Bradbourne House in 1614. It remained in use as a chapel until,
probably, the early C19, when converted into a dwelling. Building
dated partly from C17 and partly early C19 and consists of a main
wing and tower. 2 storeys, stone rubble. Casement windows with small
square leaded panes. The west front has 2 windows with dummy point tops,
and the south front is similar With a gable over. The tower is in the
south-west corner. Originally crenellated, but the spaces between have
been filled in with brick, A modern observation platform in wood has been
added. Also modern wing to the east.


Listing NGR: TQ5222656036

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.