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A Grade II* Listed Building in Chiddingstone, Kent

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Latitude: 51.1607 / 51°9'38"N

Longitude: 0.1455 / 0°8'43"E

OS Eastings: 550120

OS Northings: 142345

OS Grid: TQ501423

Mapcode National: GBR LN3.1MK

Mapcode Global: VHHQB.G3S2

Entry Name: Woodgates

Listing Date: 16 January 1975

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1336423

English Heritage Legacy ID: 357062

Location: Chiddingstone, Sevenoaks, Kent, TN8

County: Kent

District: Sevenoaks

Civil Parish: Chiddingstone

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

Church of England Parish: Chiddingstone St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Rochester

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Listing Text

TQ 54 SW 54/253


Cl5 hall house with C16 projecting left addition. Irregular elevation shows
close studding in later wing, square framing in earlier part, all with plaster
filling. Tiled roofs, that of old part with large hips. south front tile hung
above, brick below, with central C19 porch flanked by large leaded casements.
Windows on other elevations small leaded casements. Interior shows huge arch
braced ties and upper braces of 2 crown posts otherwise incorporated in chimney
wall and partition. Wide chamfers to all timbers. House was residence of High
Sherriff of Kent in C16.

Listing NGR: TQ5012042345

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

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