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1-3, Leicester Square

A Grade II Listed Building in Penshurst, Kent

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.1733 / 51°10'23"N

Longitude: 0.1839 / 0°11'2"E

OS Eastings: 552765

OS Northings: 143831

OS Grid: TQ527438

Mapcode National: GBR MP8.C9S

Mapcode Global: VHHQ5.4RLX

Entry Name: 1-3, Leicester Square

Listing Date: 10 September 1954

Last Amended: 16 January 1975

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1273073

English Heritage Legacy ID: 446491

Location: Penshurst, Sevenoaks, Kent, TN11

County: Kent

District: Sevenoaks

Civil Parish: Penshurst

Built-Up Area: Penshurst

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

Church of England Parish: Penshurst St John the Baptist

Church of England Diocese: Rochester

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Listing Text

1.
5280 PENSHURST PENSHURST
Leicester Square

Nos 1 to 3 (consec)
(Formerly listed as
Cottages forming north east
corner of The Square)
TQ 5243 23/819 10.9.54.

II GV


2.
No 1 is a mid-C19 link between Wall Cottage and Nos 2 and 3, probably by George
Devey. 2 storeys, 2 windows under gable. Brick and tile-hung front. Nos 2
and 3 are C16 restored, with plaster-filled vertical timbering. High pitched
tiled roofs. No 3 has old chimney stack, projecting at West end. No 2 has
red brick ground floor. Both have oversailing 1st floor behind. No 2 has restored
door under bracketed hood and the framing above is a C19 restoration.

Wall Cottage, Nos 1 to 3 (consec), the Archway, the Old Guildhouse and the
Post Office and Retaining Wall form a group.


Listing NGR: TQ5276543831

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

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