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Darenth Cottage

A Grade II* Listed Building in Westerham, Kent

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.2672 / 51°16'1"N

Longitude: 0.0752 / 0°4'30"E

OS Eastings: 544871

OS Northings: 154046

OS Grid: TQ448540

Mapcode National: GBR LLN.FTT

Mapcode Global: VHHPQ.8D3Y

Entry Name: Darenth Cottage

Listing Date: 10 September 1954

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1244137

English Heritage Legacy ID: 448946

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
Vicarage Hill
(North Side)

Darenth Cottage
TQ 4454 35/1451 10.9.54.

II*


2.
C15 wealden house, apparently complete but right section covered by projecting
modern shop extension. 2 storeys. Hipped, tiled roof with small ridge gables,
off-centre chimney stack. 1st floor overhanging at left on carved corner braces.
Recessed centre with arch braces supporting roof. Exposed heavy timber framing
with plaster or whitewashed brick filling. Various small, restored leaded casements
East elevation altered, with modern additions. Much exposed framing inside
including spere truss; and fine carved crown post in attic.


Listing NGR: TQ4487154046

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

Description

1.
5280 WESTERHAM WESTERHAM
Vicarage Hill
(North Side)

Darenth Cottage
TQ 4454 35/1451 10.9.54.

II*


2.
C15 wealden house, apparently complete but right section covered by projecting
modern shop extension. 2 storeys. Hipped, tiled roof with small ridge gables,
off-centre chimney stack. 1st floor overhanging at left on carved corner braces.
Recessed centre with arch braces supporting roof. Exposed heavy timber framing
with plaster or whitewashed brick filling. Various small, restored leaded casements
East elevation altered, with modern additions. Much exposed framing inside
including spere truss; and fine carved crown post in attic.


Listing NGR: TQ4487154046

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