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Latitude: 51.2665 / 51°15'59"N
Longitude: 0.0732 / 0°4'23"E
OS Eastings: 544736
OS Northings: 153971
OS Grid: TQ447539
Mapcode National: GBR LLN.FBP
Mapcode Global: VHHPQ.7F2F
Plus Code: 9F32738F+J7
Entry Name: The Breaches
Listing Date: 10 September 1954
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1244150
English Heritage Legacy ID: 448950
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
5280 WESTERHAM WESTERHAM
TQ 4453 36/1457 10.9.54.
Large rambling house of varying dates and incorporating a C16 framed structure.
Modern brick and tile hung additions to left at rear. C19 rendered octagon
splayed bay of 2 storeys to right facing garden.
In front facing road is a small C18 symmetrical roughcast elevation of 2 storeys
with continuous dentilled cornice and gutter, ridge tile roof with 2 small leaded
dormers and centre ridge brick Tudor stack. In centre, square projection of
2 storeys with hip tiled roof.
Ground floor. 2 C19 French windows and C18 sash window with bars in centre.
Interior. Centre part of house has exposed beams and inglenook fireplace.
The rest is C18 with large C19 and modern additions.
Once occupied by John Bodicote, a friend of General Wolfe's parents. Mrs Hargreaves,
the original "Alice" of "Alice in Wonderland" spent the last few years of her
Listing NGR: TQ4473653971
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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