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Latitude: 51.2784 / 51°16'42"N
Longitude: 0.1944 / 0°11'39"E
OS Eastings: 553148
OS Northings: 155538
OS Grid: TQ531555
Mapcode National: GBR MMY.V93
Mapcode Global: VHHPS.B439
Entry Name: Dentistry
Listing Date: 2 September 1998
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1376268
English Heritage Legacy ID: 470262
Location: Sevenoaks, Sevenoaks, Kent, TN13
Civil Parish: Sevenoaks
Built-Up Area: Sevenoaks
Traditional County: Kent
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent
Church of England Parish: Sevenoaks St John the Baptist
Church of England Diocese: Rochester
TQ 5355 SEVENOAKS DARTFORD ROAD
661/2/10013 Number 6, Dentistry
Dental practice. Designed in 1928 by Hugh Mickay Baillie Scott. Neo-Georgian style. Rendered with red brick dressings, hipped tiled roof and two side tall red brick chimneystacks. One storey; 4 windows. Bui1ding.compmes central atrium with three dental surgeries, waiting room sterilizing room and office. Front elevation has recessed centre with two 12-pane sashes in brick surround and set back doorcase with decorated rectangular fanlight, six-panelled door and flanking curved panels and pilasters approached up three stone steps. Octagonal glazed dome behind doorcase. Projecting wings have 24-pane floor-length sashes and flanking walls have brick piers but original urns were missing at time of survey. Waiting room to right hand side has canted bay. Later C20 flat-roofed extension to rear. L-shaped extension to north in matching style is not of special interest as it is not shown in the original plans and was added probably in mid C20. Purpose-built dental practices of this date are thought to be rare and this is the only example Baillie Scott designed. O Kornwolf "M H Baillie Scott and the Arts and Crafts Movement" 1972 p555. "Builder" September 5th 1930].
Listing NGR: TQ5314855538
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