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South Central Entrance Tower to Penshurst Place and Wall Abutting to East

A Grade I Listed Building in Penshurst, Kent

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Latitude: 51.1744 / 51°10'27"N

Longitude: 0.1842 / 0°11'2"E

OS Eastings: 552778

OS Northings: 143948

OS Grid: TQ527439

Mapcode National: GBR MP8.CCL

Mapcode Global: VHHQ5.4RQ3

Plus Code: 9F3255FM+PM

Entry Name: South Central Entrance Tower to Penshurst Place and Wall Abutting to East

Listing Date: 16 January 1975

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1243044

English Heritage Legacy ID: 446479

Location: Penshurst, Sevenoaks, Kent, TN11

County: Kent

Civil Parish: Penshurst

Built-Up Area: 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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TQ 5243


South Central entrance Tower to Penshurst Place, and Wall abutting to East.



Battlemented square sandstone tower of circa 1400. Blocked square C17 or early
C18 window on 1st floor. Slit windows flank C17 round arched doorway. Stretch
of stone-battlemented brick wall to East.

Penshurst Place, the South Central Tower and Wall, the Southern Wall, the
Inner Garden Wall and the Garden Wall form a group.

Listing NGR: TQ5277843948

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