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Rysted House

A Grade II* Listed Building in Westerham, Kent

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.2666 / 51°15'59"N

Longitude: 0.069 / 0°4'8"E

OS Eastings: 544443

OS Northings: 153970

OS Grid: TQ444539

Mapcode National: GBR LLN.D9K

Mapcode Global: VHHPQ.4FVC

Entry Name: Rysted House

Listing Date: 10 September 1954

Last Amended: 16 January 1975

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1244079

English Heritage Legacy ID: 448690

Location: Westerham, Sevenoaks, Kent, TN16

County: Kent

District: Sevenoaks

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

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Listing Text

1.
5280 WESTERHAM WESTERHAM
High Street
(North Side)

Rysted House
and No 2
TQ 4453 36/1374 10.9.54.

II*


2.
Includes No 1 Croydon Road.
1675 with alterations. Main house of 2 storeys and attic, 4 windows, facing
Croydon Road. Basement shop facing Hich Street. High pitched roof, hipped
at south, renewed in machine tiles. Large chimney stack with round brick shafts
near left hip. 3 modern dormers. Red brick walls with diaper of blue headers.
1st floor band. Gauged brick arches to mullioned and transomed windows with
replaced leaded casements. Replaced sash windows with glazing bars 1st floor
left. Modern plank door in wood doorcase of fluted pilasters and modified entablature.
High Street elevation of 2 storeys and basement, 2 windows. C19 sash windows
1st floor, replaced 3-light casements ground floor. Modern but tasteful basement
shop front with continuous wood entablature above. At north end kitchen extension
behind modern arcaded loggia.


Listing NGR: TQ4444353970

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

Description

1.
5280 WESTERHAM WESTERHAM
High Street
(North Side)

Rysted House
and No 2
TQ 4453 36/1374 10.9.54.

II*


2.
Includes No 1 Croydon Road.
1675 with alterations. Main house of 2 storeys and attic, 4 windows, facing
Croydon Road. Basement shop facing Hich Street. High pitched roof, hipped
at south, renewed in machine tiles. Large chimney stack with round brick shafts
near left hip. 3 modern dormers. Red brick walls with diaper of blue headers.
1st floor band. Gauged brick arches to mullioned and transomed windows with
replaced leaded casements. Replaced sash windows with glazing bars 1st floor
left. Modern plank door in wood doorcase of fluted pilasters and modified entablature.
High Street elevation of 2 storeys and basement, 2 windows. C19 sash windows
1st floor, replaced 3-light casements ground floor. Modern but tasteful basement
shop front with continuous wood entablature above. At north end kitchen extension
behind modern arcaded loggia.


Listing NGR: TQ4444353970

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