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Southdown House the Square

A Grade II Listed Building in Leigh, Kent

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.1961 / 51°11'45"N

Longitude: 0.2138 / 0°12'49"E

OS Eastings: 554780

OS Northings: 146422

OS Grid: TQ547464

Mapcode National: GBR MNY.T28

Mapcode Global: VHHQ5.N6DF

Entry Name: Southdown House the Square

Listing Date: 16 January 1975

Last Amended: 20 September 1976

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1258914

English Heritage Legacy ID: 445276

Location: Leigh, Sevenoaks, Kent, TN11

County: Kent

District: Sevenoaks

Civil Parish: Leigh

Built-Up Area: Leigh

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

Church of England Parish: Leigh

Church of England Diocese: Rochester

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Listing Text

LEIGH LEIGH
1.
5280
High Street
(South Side)
Nos 1 to 9 (consec)
(The Square)
TQ 5446 19/684
II GV
2,
Shallow, U-shaped range of buildings of almshouse appearance. Late C19. Tiled
roofs with tall, fancy brick chimneys. 2 storeys, one or 2 windows each, all
under gables except for outer part of left and all of right wing. Picturesque
neo-Tudor style with some oversailing attics and 1st floors. Varied materials
including stone, brick, half timbering with pebble dash, and wood shingles.
Boarded doors. Casements windows of many lights, some canted bays, some square
some oriels on carved brackets.

Nos 1 to 9 (consec) The Square and The Cottage form a group.

Nos I to 9 (consec) (The Square) shall be amended to read

Southdown House and Nos 2 to 9 (consec) (The Square)

The group value note should now read

Southdown House, Nos 2 to 9 (consec) The Square and The Cottage form a group.

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LEIGH LEIGH

1.
5280 High Street
(South Side)
Nos 1 to 9 (consec)
(The Square)
TQ 5446 19/684
II GV
2.
Shallow, U-shaped range of buildings of almshouse appearance. Late C19. Tiled
roofs with tall, fancy brick chimneys. 2 storeys, one or 2 windows each, all
under gables except for outer part of left wing and all of right wing. Picturesque
neo-Tudor style with some oversailing attics and 1st floors. Varied materials
including stone, brick, half timbering with pebble dash, and wood shingles.
Boarded doors. Casement windows of many lights, some canted bays, some square,
some oriels on carved brackets.

Nos 1 to 9 (consec) The Square and The Cottage form a group.


Listing NGR: TQ5478046422

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