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The Old Rectory

A Grade II Listed Building in Chiddingstone, Kent

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.1872 / 51°11'13"N

Longitude: 0.1461 / 0°8'46"E

OS Eastings: 550078

OS Northings: 145296

OS Grid: TQ500452

Mapcode National: GBR LMQ.FRP

Mapcode Global: VHHQ4.HF37

Entry Name: The Old Rectory

Listing Date: 10 September 1954

Last Amended: 16 January 1975

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1252471

English Heritage Legacy ID: 357036

Location: Chiddingstone, Sevenoaks, Kent, TN8

County: Kent

District: Sevenoaks

Civil Parish: Chiddingstone

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

Church of England Parish: Chiddingstone St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Rochester

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Listing Text

1.
5280 CHIDDINGSTONE CHIDDINGSTONE
High Street
(North side)
The Old Rectory
(Formerly listed as
The Rectory)
TQ 5045 7/194 10.9.54.

II


2.
Early C18 incorporating older framed structure. Tile hung with hip tiled roof
and centre gable end forming pediment. 2 storeys and centre attic window in
pediment. Symmetrical elevation with glazed centre door with entasised pilasters
on either side with moulded capitals supporting entablature and pediment forming
hood. 3 sash windows in exposed frames on either side. Glazing bars to all
windows.
1st floor. 7 sash windows. Centre tiled gable pediment with moulded eave boards
and lead flashing brought across in line of eaves. Date stone 1734 marking
alterations. At right old projecting brick stack with stone quoins, rebuilt
shafts.
Inside beams with moulded chamfers and a panelled small room with Tudor arched
fireplace, possibly C17.


Listing NGR: TQ5007845296

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

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