Sevenoaks Weald

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Coordinates: 51°14′16″N 0°11′29″E / 51.237892°N 0.191258°E / 51.237892; 0.191258

Sevenoaks Weald
The Windmill, Sevenoaks Weald - geograph.org.uk - 1378167.jpg
The Windmill public house in central Weald
Sevenoaks Weald is located in Kent
Sevenoaks Weald
Sevenoaks Weald
 Sevenoaks Weald shown within Kent
Population 1,474 [1]
OS grid reference TL8504970050
Civil parish Sevenoaks Weald
District Sevenoaks
Shire county Kent
Region South East
Country England
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Post town SEVENOAKS WEALD
Postcode district TN14
Dialling code 01732
Police Kent
Fire Kent
Ambulance South East Coast
EU Parliament South East England
UK Parliament Sevenoaks
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Kent
St George's Church

Sevenoaks Weald is a village and civil parish in the Sevenoaks District of Kent, England. The parish is located on the Weald, immediately south of Sevenoaks town, with the village of Sevenoaks Weald at its centre. It was formed in 1894 from part of the ancient parish of Sevenoaks.

The village was originally named simply Weald.

The parish church is dedicated to St George. It was built in 1821 and was provided as a chapel of ease so that parishioners did not have the long climb to St. Nicholas, the parish church of Sevenoaks. Land and funds were given for the chapel and churchyards by the Lambarde family. Architect Thomas Graham Jackson added a chancel in 1871; the funds were provided by the Hodgson family.[2][3] Weald Methodist Church on the village green opened in 1843;[4] and also in the village is a former Brethren Gospel Hall dating from 1875[4] and the former St Edward the Confessor's Roman Catholic Church.

Long Barn is a property with a historic garden, begun in 1915 by Harold Nicolson and Vita Sackville-West and further developed by Edwin Lutyens in 1925.[5]

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