The town was founded sometime before the 13th Century, possibly around 800 AD.
Today, it is best known for its stately manor, Knole House, as well as for its downtown area.
People Born in Sevenoaks
Sevenoaks in People's Lives
Jude Law: I traveled here in 2010 to film scenes of the movie Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows.
Natalie Portman: I traveled here in 2007 to film scenes of the movie The Other Boleyn Girl.