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The Old George Inn

A Grade II Listed Building in Sevenoaks, Kent

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.333 / 51°19'58"N

Longitude: 0.1832 / 0°10'59"E

OS Eastings: 552187

OS Northings: 161581

OS Grid: TQ521615

Mapcode National: GBR T1.WBL

Mapcode Global: VHHPD.4R6J

Plus Code: 9F3285MM+57

Entry Name: The Old George Inn

Listing Date: 10 September 1954

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1272682

English Heritage Legacy ID: 447978

Location: Shoreham, Sevenoaks, Kent, TN14

County: Kent

District: Sevenoaks

Civil Parish: Shoreham

Built-Up Area: Shoreham

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

Church of England Parish: Shoreham St Peter and St Paul

Church of England Diocese: Rochester

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Listing Text

1.
5280 SHOREHAM SHOREHAM
Church Street
(South side)

The Old George Inn.
TQ 5261 31/1170 10.9.54.

II


2.
L-shaped corner building of C16 and earlier, with C18 additions.
North elevation Painted brick with exposed framing in places. 1st floor partly
oversailing with exposed framing and plaster infilling. Corner bracket supporting
1st floor. Projecting boxed eaves and gutter. Ridge tile roof half hipped
at 1 end.
C18 2 storey addition at side with ground floor painted brick and weather-boarding
above. Large tripartite sash window on ground floor under flat segmental arch
with panelled shutters. Small sash window above.
East elevation rendered elevation of 2 storeys with tiled gabled end and small
attic window. Ridge tile roof to left, stopped, and brought down as lean-to
at side. Tile hanging on 1st floor to left. Various odd C18 and C19 sash windows
and casements and 2 C19 public house doors.
Inside left end shows remains of open hall with mutilated crown post and collar-purlin
roof. Gabled right part of C16. Dragon beam visible in public bar; and much heavy
exposed timber timber throughout the building.


Listing NGR: TQ5218761581

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

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