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Brief description of site

Otford Court has a house and associated parkland dating from around 1880. Features include a kitchen garden, stable block, pleasure grounds and a warren.

Brief history of site

The extensive Beechy Lees estate was bought in the early-1880s. An unusual Victorian house was built and parkland laid out.

Location information:

Address: Otford, TN14 5SL

Locality: Sevenoaks

Local Authorities:

Kent; Sevenoaks; Otford

Historical County: Kent

OS Landranger Map Sheet Number: 188 Grid Ref: TQ544596
Latitude: 51.3146 Longitude: 0.214067

Directions:

The site is mile east of Otford, off the Pilgrims Way. Entry is via Rowdow.

Key information:

Form of site: landscape park

Purpose of site: ornamental garden

Context or principal building: education

Site first created: 1880 to 1899

Main period of development: Late 19th century

Survival: Part: standing remains

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