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Latitude: 51.2205 / 51°13'13"N
Longitude: 0.1552 / 0°9'18"E
OS Eastings: 550606
OS Northings: 149018
OS Grid: TQ506490
Mapcode National: GBR LMB.J17
Mapcode Global: VHHPY.MLX7
Entry Name: Boar Place
Listing Date: 10 September 1954
Last Amended: 16 January 1975
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1085875
English Heritage Legacy ID: 357014
Location: Chiddingstone, Sevenoaks, Kent, TN8
Civil Parish: Chiddingstone
Traditional County: Kent
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent
Church of England Parish: Chiddingstone Causeway St Luke
Church of England Diocese: Rochester
5280 CHIDDINGSTONE BOUGH BEECH
(Formerly listed as
TQ 54 NW 50/204 10.9.54.
Manor house of circa 1745 incorporating older timber framed building. Mentioned
in Hasted's History of Kent. Main building T-shaped.
Front elevation - Brick with plinth and band with centre projecting and surmounted
by brick pediment. ½ hip ridge tile roof with brick corbelled eaves. 2 storeys
and ½ basement lights. Symmetrical elevation with centre panelled door with
fanlight over and projecting open pedimented porch supported on rounded columns
with returned ½ pilasters and continued entablature either side supported on
pilasters and including 2 small windows either side of door. Panelled soffit
to open pediment. 5 sets of diamond paved casements symmetrically placed.
Ground floor windows contained under flat segmental arches of brick headers.
Lean-to addition to right hand side with semi-circular window with glazing bars.
Older rear wing forms leg of T. Tile hung above, brick below, some C18 sash
windows with glazing bars and some iron casements. Old brick chimney of Cl7.
Modern but seemly additions to left of main front and to back of old wing, forming
a rough H-shape.
Listing NGR: TQ5060649018
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