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Rectory Cottages

A Grade II Listed Building in Penshurst, Kent

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Latitude: 51.1727 / 51°10'21"N

Longitude: 0.1833 / 0°10'59"E

OS Eastings: 552721

OS Northings: 143763

OS Grid: TQ527437

Mapcode National: GBR MP8.K4H

Mapcode Global: VHHQ5.4S7C

Plus Code: 9F3255FM+38

Entry Name: Rectory Cottages

Listing Date: 16 January 1975

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1273075

English Heritage Legacy ID: 446498

Location: Penshurst, Sevenoaks, Kent, TN11

County: Kent

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

TQ 5243

Main Street
(South Side)

Rectory Cottages (Nos 1 & 2)


Late mediaeval timber framed building, possibly a small hall. Later front elevation
2 storeys. Ground floor brick. 1st floor plastered. Ridge tile roof (one
end hipped). Ridge stack. 2 plain doors with carved bracketed hoods over.
Leaded casement windows.
Side elevation. Half-timbered and framework exposed. Plaster infilling and
stone plinth. Inside some exposed timber and remains of inglenook.

Nos 1 & 2 (Rectory Cottages) The Leicester Arms Hotel, Nos 1 & 2 (Leicester House)
and The Buxton House Stores form a group.

Listing NGR: TQ5272143763

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

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