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Lilac Cottage and Cottages Adjacent on Either Side

A Grade II Listed Building in Penshurst, Kent

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Latitude: 51.1704 / 51°10'13"N

Longitude: 0.1882 / 0°11'17"E

OS Eastings: 553071

OS Northings: 143512

OS Grid: TQ530435

Mapcode National: GBR MP9.DF0

Mapcode Global: VHHQ5.6VT5

Plus Code: 9F3255CQ+47

Entry Name: Lilac Cottage and Cottages Adjacent on Either Side

Listing Date: 16 January 1975

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1243019

English Heritage Legacy ID: 446420

Location: Penshurst, Sevenoaks, Kent, TN11

County: Kent

District: Sevenoaks

Town: 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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(East Side)

Lilac Cottage and cottages
adjacent on either side
TQ 54 SW 54/853


Picturesque building dated 1867, probably by George Devey. C19 attempt to make
3 cottages look something like a Wealden house. 2 storeys and attic, 3 windows.
High pitched tiled roof with fancy ridge stacks. Returned gabled end bays,
slightly projecting. Recessed centre with overhanging eaves supported on arch
braces. Half timbered 1st floor with plaster filling, some of it decorated.
Tile hung 1st floor in end bays. Ground floor of random rubble with dressed
stone quoins and window transoms and mullions. Chamfered Tudor arches to doors,
one on front, one on right return.

Listing NGR: TQ5307143512

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