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Latitude: 51.171 / 51°10'15"N
Longitude: 0.18 / 0°10'48"E
OS Eastings: 552501
OS Northings: 143570
OS Grid: TQ525435
Mapcode National: GBR MP8.JBL
Mapcode Global: VHHQ5.2TJN
Plus Code: 9F3255CJ+C2
Entry Name: Star House Including Boutique
Listing Date: 10 September 1954
Last Amended: 16 January 1975
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1243221
English Heritage Legacy ID: 446488
Location: Penshurst, Sevenoaks, Kent, TN11
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
5280 PENSHURST PENSHURST
Star House, including
(Formerly listed as building
approximately 55 yds to north east
of The Birches and on West side of
TQ 5243 23/808 10.9.54.
At one time an inn. Dated 1610. C19 additions and restoration.
To Left: 2 storeys and gable attic window. Projecting chimney at side with
stone base and coupled Tudor stacks.
Ground Floor: Stone plinth with brick above. Square projecting bay window
with diamond panes and mullions and transoms with tiled hood over.
Second Floor: Half-timbered framed structure with plaster infilling. Square
projecting diamond paned bay window with mullions and transoms supported on
carved and ornamental brackets. 2 small sets of diamond paned lights either
Above: Over-sailing gable end with exposed moulded tie beam supported on carved
wooden brackets. Small attic window with shingles above in gable end.
In Centre: 2 storeys with tiled roof brought down over door (modern restored
door with carved head piece).
To Right: 1-storey shop with projecting hood in front supported on timber posts
(modern). Bricked paving in front of shop.
Listing NGR: TQ5250143570
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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