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4, High Street

A Grade II* Listed Building in Chiddingstone, Kent

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.1859 / 51°11'9"N

Longitude: 0.1459 / 0°8'45"E

OS Eastings: 550070

OS Northings: 145156

OS Grid: TQ500451

Mapcode National: GBR LMQ.FR0

Mapcode Global: VHHQ4.HG06

Entry Name: 4, High Street

Listing Date: 10 September 1954

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1085885

English Heritage Legacy ID: 357041

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 St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Rochester

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Listing Text

1.
5280 CHIDDINGSTONE CHIDDINGSTONE
High Street
(South Side)
No 4
TQ 5045 7/199 10.9.54.

1I* GV


2.
Dated 1697 but probably masking older framed structure. 2 storeys and 3 dormers.
Symmetrical elevation with centre doorway in moulded frame and 5 sets of diamond
paned casement windows. Front door up 4 steps. Wide brick plinth and rendering
above with moulded eaves and no gutter. Ridge tile roof. Incised ornament
in plaster around 1st floor windows and around corners and edges of rendering.
4 incised medallions between lst floor windows and in gable ends of dormers.
Date 1697 incised in plaster rendering above doorway.
Note. Small connecting link between No 4 and the Village shop. 1 storey. Tile
roof. Cobble stones in front forming continuous road side verges.

Nos 1 to 4 (consec), No 6, The Castle Inn and the Gate to Chiddingstone Castle
form a group.


Listing NGR: TQ5007045156

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