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Boar Place

A Grade II Listed Building in Chiddingstone, Kent

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Coordinates

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

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1085875

English Heritage Legacy ID: 357014

Location: Chiddingstone, Sevenoaks, Kent, TN8

County: Kent

District: Sevenoaks

Civil Parish: Chiddingstone

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

Church of England Parish: Chiddingstone Causeway St Luke

Church of England Diocese: Rochester

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Listing Text

1.
5280 CHIDDINGSTONE BOUGH BEECH
Boar Place
(Formerly listed as
Bore Place)
TQ 54 NW 50/204 10.9.54.

II


2.
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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