TOWN SURVEY UPDATE 2010

UPPER HIGH STREET WEST Building: Nos 43&45

Listing:

Grade II, LBS number 172216

History:

19C shops. In early 20C, 43 was Littletons, a drapers, and 45 was Caplan, a hairdresser. 43, in the 1950s, became the restaurant called Le Chantecler, providing Sevenoaks with a taste of French cuisine. 45 was taken over by Kent Silversmiths.

Current Use:

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Swinton Financial Services and Insurance Brokers

Description:

Early 19C. Stucco. Modern shop fronts on ground floor. Panelled doors with two lights to right of each shop front and security door to left with chevron decoration. Four widely spaced sash windows in moulded exposed frames on first floor. Stucco band above first floor windows of 45. Hipped tile roof with four tiled gable dormers.