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Whitefriars, Rochester

Description: Whitefriars

Grade: II
Date Listed: 19 February 1970
English Heritage Building ID: 172939

OS Grid Reference: TQ7407768534
OS Grid Coordinates: 574077, 168534
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3891, 0.5005

Location: Baker's Walk, Strood, Medway ME1 1TE

Locality: Rochester
County: Medway
Country: England
Postcode: ME1 1TE

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Listing Text

TQ 7468 NW
7/12 Whitefriars
House. Early C19. Stuccoed brick; Welsh slate hipped roof. 2
and 2 1/2 storeys. Front: original house symmetrical 3 bays, the
centre bay taller by a half storey, and curved. 12-pane hornless
sashes in reveals to side bays, tripartite curved 8:8:8 sashes
to centre bay (4:4:4 to upper half storey. Some graffito
decoration to window arches, parapet and cornice band to centre
only. Storeyed extension to left with parapet and blocked
windows, and with sash windows to left return. Tall axial
stacks. The rear wall forms a party wall with The Friars (qv).
Whitefriars is one of several houses overlooking the Medway that
present main front towards the river. When listed in July 1969
this property was known as Diocesan House.

Listing NGR: TQ7407768534

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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