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Minerva House

A Grade II Listed Building in Riverhead, Kent

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Latitude: 51.2869 / 51°17'12"N

Longitude: 0.1685 / 0°10'6"E

OS Eastings: 551317

OS Northings: 156429

OS Grid: TQ513564

Mapcode National: GBR S9.R5B

Mapcode Global: VHHPK.VXYB

Plus Code: 9F3275P9+QC

Entry Name: Minerva House

Listing Date: 16 January 1975

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1243295

English Heritage Legacy ID: 446985

Location: Riverhead, Sevenoaks, Kent, TN13

County: Kent

Civil Parish: Riverhead

Built-Up Area: Sevenoaks

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

Church of England Parish: Riverhead St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Rochester

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Listing Text

London Road
(East Side)

No 54 (Minerva House)
TQ 5156 25/971


Early C19 2-storey, 3 window villa. Low pitched, hipped slate roof with small
lead gargoyles on gutter. Incised stucco. Sash windows with glazing bars in
moulded wood architraves. Door of 6 panels, top glazed, in shouldered, moulded
architrave with head of Minerva on keystone. Oak-leaf swell frieze, moulded
cornice and egg-and-dart moulding on blocking course. Inside diagonal chequered
black and white marble hall; and one original marble fireplace.

Listing NGR: TQ5131756429

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

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