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The Manor House Nursing Home

A Grade II Listed Building in Riverhead, Kent

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Latitude: 51.2832 / 51°16'59"N

Longitude: 0.1683 / 0°10'5"E

OS Eastings: 551315

OS Northings: 156017

OS Grid: TQ513560

Mapcode National: GBR S9.YZV

Mapcode Global: VHHPR.V0VM

Plus Code: 9F3275M9+78

Entry Name: The Manor House Nursing Home

Listing Date: 10 September 1954

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1243299

English Heritage Legacy ID: 446992

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

Worships Hill
(North-West Side)

The Manor House Nursing Home
TQ 5156 25/982 10.9.54.


Building in 3 parts. Right part C18 front to C17 or earlier building. 2 storeys
and attic, 4 windows. High pitched tiled roof with 2 hipped, gabled dormers
at left, returned gable end at right. Centre ridge stack. Red brick with diaper
of blue headers. Bands at 1st floor and across gable. Wood moulded and dentilled
cornice below parapet gutter. C18 sash windows with glazing bars in exposed
moulded frames. On 1st floor blank oval window and blank stone plaque with
pedimented head. C19 door under C18 enriched cornice hood on heavy carved brackets;
with moulded brickwork overlapping on to taller 2-storey, 1-window section with
early and late C19 3-light sash windows on 1st and ground floors respectively.
Set back late C19 left part with door in pedimented entablature surround.

Listing NGR: TQ5131556017

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

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