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Skeynes Park

A Grade II Listed Building in Edenbridge, Kent

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.1962 / 51°11'46"N

Longitude: 0.0499 / 0°2'59"E

OS Eastings: 543327

OS Northings: 146110

OS Grid: TQ433461

Mapcode National: GBR LMD.TPK

Mapcode Global: VHHQ2.T679

Entry Name: Skeynes Park

Listing Date: 16 January 1975

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1085953

English Heritage Legacy ID: 357207

Location: Edenbridge, Sevenoaks, Kent, TN8

County: Kent

District: Sevenoaks

Civil Parish: Edenbridge

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

Church of England Parish: Edenbridge St Peter and St Paul

Church of England Diocese: Rochester

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Listing Text

EDENBRIDGE EDENBRIDGE
1.
5280
Lingfield Road
(North Side)
Skeynes Park
TQ 44 NW 48/461
II
2.
1840. Small Gothic mansion possibly by Decimus Burton. Entrance front of 2
storeys, 3 windows, irregular. Tall central battlemented tower. Canted right
angle with canted projecting ground floor entrance. Stucco with cornice and
parapet, 1st floor string. Chimney breast, with arrow slit, on right. Diagonal
buttresses to porch. Battlemented, canted bay window on ground floor left.
Mullioned and transomed windows, some with 4-centred heads to lights. 4-centred
arch to plank door with moulded fillets. On other fronts varied windows, mostly
sashes with glazing bars, some with hood moulds. Tall chimneys with hexagonal
shafts.
Inside Gothic plasterwork. Formerly the home of the Cobbett family, descended
from William Cobbett the parliamentarian.


Listing NGR: TQ4332746110

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