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Amherst Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Sevenoaks, Kent

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.2825 / 51°16'57"N

Longitude: 0.1712 / 0°10'16"E

OS Eastings: 551517

OS Northings: 155950

OS Grid: TQ515559

Mapcode National: GBR MMX.G42

Mapcode Global: VHHPR.X1C4

Plus Code: 9F3275MC+2F

Entry Name: Amherst Cottage

Listing Date: 16 January 1975

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1272967

English Heritage Legacy ID: 446965

Location: Riverhead, Sevenoaks, Kent, TN13

County: Kent

District: Sevenoaks

Civil Parish: Riverhead

Built-Up Area: Sevenoaks

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

Church of England Parish: Riverhead St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Rochester

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Listing Text

1.
5280 RIVERHEAD RIVERHEAD
Amherst Hill
(West Side)

Amherst Cottage
TQ 55 NW 42/947

II


2.
Mid-late C19 lodge in Tudor-Gothic style. 1 storey and attic, 2 windows. High
pitched tiled roof, cross-gabled at right, chimney stack with 3 tall diagonal
brick shafts. Roughly coursed, galletted rubble masonry with freestone quoins and
dressings. Windows with interlaced bars, those above under pointed arches.
those below with carved lintels and hoodmoulds.
Gabled porch at right with pointed entrance arch. Door behind has 4-centred
head and tracery panelling. C18 1-storey brick building adjoining to north,
now used as garage.


Listing NGR: TQ5151755950

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

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