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List entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: THR PRIORY

List entry Number: 1064330

Location

THR PRIORY, CHURCH HILL

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County District District Type Parish
Greater London AuthorityBromleyLondon Borough

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 31-May-1954

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 358380

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

CHURCH HILL, ORPINGTON 1. 4407 The Priory TQ 46 NE 9/112 31.5.54.

II*

2. Originally Orpington Rectory. Irregular-shaped building of which the main or West front is L-shaped. C15 enlarged in C17. 2 storeys 11 windows. Mainly faced with flints but the South end has exposed timber-framing and close studding with some brickwork behind. Tiled roof. The west wing has 2 gables. Projecting from the south slope of the south gable is a large timbered dormer with attic window. In the centre of the West front of the South wing is a timbered gable containing an attic window. To the left of this is an C18 porch with a doorway in moulded architrave surround between fluted Ionic half-columns and with a pediment over the whole. Mostly casement windows of 2 or 3 obtusely pointed lights, but the South wing has some sash windows. Brick and flint buttress at the South-West angle of West wing. Small bay in the angle of the L. Another buttress between this and the porch. Photograph in the National Monument Record, nine interior carved beams. To the East of the house is an old red brick garden wall.

Listing NGR: TQ4048366142

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National Grid Reference: TQ 46577 66533

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