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Yorkshill Farmhouse

A Grade II* Listed Building in Sundridge with Ide Hill, Kent

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.2417 / 51°14'30"N

Longitude: 0.1456 / 0°8'44"E

OS Eastings: 549866

OS Northings: 151353

OS Grid: TQ498513

Mapcode National: GBR LM4.1N7

Mapcode Global: VHHPY.G1VY

Entry Name: Yorkshill Farmhouse

Listing Date: 16 January 1975

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1243929

English Heritage Legacy ID: 448453

Location: Sundridge with Ide Hill, Sevenoaks, Kent, TN14

County: Kent

District: Sevenoaks

Civil Parish: Sundridge with Ide Hill

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

Church of England Parish: Sundridge St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Rochester

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Listing Text

1.
5280 SUNDRIDGE YORKSHILL

Yorkshill Farmhouse
TQ 45 SE 45/1333

II*


2.
C15 or earlier hall house with late C18 red brick front. 2 storeys and attic,
5 windows. Very steep hipped tiled roof with little ridge gables. 2 end projecting
offset chimneys. 2 hipped tiled dormers. Corbelled brick eaves. 1st floor
modern 2- and 3-light casements. Ground floor 3 tripartite sash windows under
shallow segmental arches; and one modern 4-light casement. Modern glazed door
in reproduction Georgian doorcase. Inside brackets and bressumer of original
front visible at stairhead. Also hall window with paired cusped arches preserved
in situ on landing. Roof truss shows enormous arched tie beam on huge braces,
both hollow chamfered. Crown post above divides 2 uneven bays of hall. At either
end braces on responds match crown post. Considerable modern extensions to rear.


Listing NGR: TQ4986651353

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

Description

1.
5280 SUNDRIDGE YORKSHILL

Yorkshill Farmhouse
TQ 45 SE 45/1333

II*


2.
C15 or earlier hall house with late C18 red brick front. 2 storeys and attic,
5 windows. Very steep hipped tiled roof with little ridge gables. 2 end projecting
offset chimneys. 2 hipped tiled dormers. Corbelled brick eaves. 1st floor
modern 2- and 3-light casements. Ground floor 3 tripartite sash windows under
shallow segmental arches; and one modern 4-light casement. Modern glazed door
in reproduction Georgian doorcase. Inside brackets and bressumer of original
front visible at stairhead. Also hall window with paired cusped arches preserved
in situ on landing. Roof truss shows enormous arched tie beam on huge braces,
both hollow chamfered. Crown post above divides 2 uneven bays of hall. At either
end braces on responds match crown post. Considerable modern extensions to rear.


Listing NGR: TQ4986651353

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