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Minerva House

A Grade II Listed Building in Riverhead, Kent

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Coordinates

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

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

District: Sevenoaks

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

1.
5280 RIVERHEAD RIVERHEAD
London Road
(East Side)

No 54 (Minerva House)
TQ 5156 25/971

II


2.
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.

Description

1.
5280 RIVERHEAD RIVERHEAD
London Road
(East Side)

No 54 (Minerva House)
TQ 5156 25/971

II


2.
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

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