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Latitude: 51.2642 / 51°15'51"N
Longitude: 0.0644 / 0°3'51"E
OS Eastings: 544127
OS Northings: 153696
OS Grid: TQ441536
Mapcode National: GBR LLM.R2Q
Mapcode Global: VHHPQ.2HD6
Plus Code: 9F327377+MQ
Entry Name: Pitts Cottage
Listing Date: 10 September 1954
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1244027
English Heritage Legacy ID: 448696
Location: Westerham, Sevenoaks, Kent, TN16
Civil Parish: Westerham
Built-Up Area: Westerham
Traditional County: Kent
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent
Church of England Parish: Westerham St Mary the Virgin
Church of England Diocese: Rochester
At one time lived in by William Pitt while his home at Keston was being repaired.
Painted brick elevations, masking C16 or earlier framed structure. 2 storeys
with eaves with small moulded fillet under a bracketed gutter. Ridge tile roof
with 2 end brick stacks. 2 leaded dormers with lattice casements. Front facade
with painted brick plinth and supported by 2 projecting brick buttresses with
tiled coping. Modern projecting hip tiled hood over door supported on carved
brackets. C16 oak panelled door in oak frame (restored). To right projecting
oriel bay window with mullions and transoms with lattice casements - tiled hood
over supported on wooden angle brackets to left. 2 square paned leaded casements
in recessed flat segmental arches.
First floor. 3 sets of square paned leaded casements. 1 small leaded casement
East Side Elevation. Random stone with flint infilling and red brick dressing.
Projecting stack. Brick gable end.
West Side Elevation. Red brick. Numerous additions to rear including modern
Listing NGR: TQ4412753696
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