TQ4767 : Kevington Hall

taken 11 years ago, near to St Mary Cray, Bromley, Great Britain

Kevington Hall
Kevington Hall
Built in 1767-9 for Herman Behrens, a wealthy merchant trader from Amsterdam, based in London. The designer was Sir Robert Taylor. It remained in the Behrens (later Berens) family, seeing some additional building, until the Second World War when it was requisitioned by the government to house Canadian troops. After the war, it was bought by Kent County Council and used as a primary school until the 1980s. In 1987 it was sold into private hands, and the owners have been working on its restoration.

It is grade II* listed - for listing particulars see LinkExternal link (which still shows it as a school).
Creative Commons Licence [Some Rights Reserved]   © Copyright Ian Capper and licensed for reuse under this Creative Commons Licence.
1:50,000 Modern Day Landranger(TM) Map © Crown Copyright
1:50,000 Modern Day Landranger(TM) Map © Crown Copyright
TIP: Click the map for Large scale mapping
Change to interactive Map >
Grid Square
TQ4767, 114 images   (more nearby search)
  (find more nearby)
Date Taken
Thursday, 24 March, 2011   (more nearby)
Monday, 28 March, 2011
Mansion   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 479 676 [100m precision]
WGS84: 51:23.3155N 0:7.4760E
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 477 676
View Direction
EAST (about 90 degrees)
Looking for a postcode? Try this pageExternal link
Clickable map

Image classification(about): Geograph
This page has been viewed about 414 times.
View this location: KML (Google Earth) · Google MapsExternal link · Bing MapsExternal link · Geograph Coverage Map · geotagged! More Links for this image
Background for photo viewing: White / /
W Go E
thumbs up icon
You are not logged in login | register