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Salmons House

A Grade II Listed Building in Penshurst, Kent

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.1682 / 51°10'5"N

Longitude: 0.161 / 0°9'39"E

OS Eastings: 551179

OS Northings: 143210

OS Grid: TQ511432

Mapcode National: GBR LMX.RHZ

Mapcode Global: VHHQ4.QWZV

Entry Name: Salmons House

Listing Date: 16 January 1975

Last Amended: 20 September 1976

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1243008

English Heritage Legacy ID: 446094

Location: Penshurst, Sevenoaks, Kent, TN11

County: Kent

District: Sevenoaks

Civil Parish: Penshurst

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

Church of England Parish: Penshurst St John the Baptist

Church of England Diocese: Rochester

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Listing Text

1.
5280 PENSHURST GROVE ROAD
(North Side) (off)

Salmons
TQ 54 SW 54/814

II

2.
Timber framed structure of 2 builds at right angles, one part running back from
gable end at right. Projecting modern left extension of sympathetic design.
Tiled roofs. Exposed vertical framing with stout diagonal braces and plaster
filling on 1st floor at back end on ground floor at front; also on 1st floor
of C17 jettied porch in angle to right wing. Tile hanging and brick elsewhere.
There is a cross wing at left, behind the modern projection, which is probably
the oldest part of the house, and of C16 date. In right return an early C17
oversailing gable on circular brackets. has 2-storey canted bay below; and
chimney stack with coupled diagonal shafts. Modern leaded casements in old
oak frames.

Salmons shall be amended to read Salmons House

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1.
5280 PENSHURST GROVE ROAD
(North Side) (off)

Salmons
TQ 54 SW 54/814

II

2.
Timber framed structure of 2 builds at right angles, one part running back from
gable end at right. Projecting modern left extension of sympathetic design.
Tiled roofs. Exposed vertical framing with stout diagonal braces and plaster
filling on lst floor at back and on ground floor at front; also on 1st floor
of C17 jettied porch in angle to right wing. Tile hanging andĀ£brick elsewhere.
There is a cross wing at left behind the modern projection, which is probably
the oldest part of the house, and of C16 date. In right return an early C17
oversailing gable on circular brackets, has 2-storey canted bay below; and chimney
stack with coupled diagonal shafts. Modern leaded casements in old oak frames.


Listing NGR: TQ5117943210

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

Description

1.
5280 PENSHURST GROVE ROAD
(North Side) (off)

Salmons
TQ 54 SW 54/814

II

2.
Timber framed structure of 2 builds at right angles, one part running back from
gable end at right. Projecting modern left extension of sympathetic design.
Tiled roofs. Exposed vertical framing with stout diagonal braces and plaster
filling on 1st floor at back end on ground floor at front; also on 1st floor
of C17 jettied porch in angle to right wing. Tile hanging and brick elsewhere.
There is a cross wing at left, behind the modern projection, which is probably
the oldest part of the house, and of C16 date. In right return an early C17
oversailing gable on circular brackets. has 2-storey canted bay below; and
chimney stack with coupled diagonal shafts. Modern leaded casements in old
oak frames.

Salmons shall be amended to read Salmons House

------------------------------------

1.
5280 PENSHURST GROVE ROAD
(North Side) (off)

Salmons
TQ 54 SW 54/814

II

2.
Timber framed structure of 2 builds at right angles, one part running back from
gable end at right. Projecting modern left extension of sympathetic design.
Tiled roofs. Exposed vertical framing with stout diagonal braces and plaster
filling on lst floor at back and on ground floor at front; also on 1st floor
of C17 jettied porch in angle to right wing. Tile hanging andĀ£brick elsewhere.
There is a cross wing at left behind the modern projection, which is probably
the oldest part of the house, and of C16 date. In right return an early C17
oversailing gable on circular brackets, has 2-storey canted bay below; and chimney
stack with coupled diagonal shafts. Modern leaded casements in old oak frames.


Listing NGR: TQ5117943210

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