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Description: Hayward House
Date Listed: 2 December 1991
English Heritage Building ID: 172949
OS Grid Reference: TQ7438968688
OS Grid Coordinates: 574389, 168688
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3904, 0.5051
ROCHESTER COLLEGE GATE
TQ 7468 NW ROCHESTER CORPORATION STREET
7/19 Nos 1-8 Hayward
Almshouses. 1823, modernised in 1961. Designed by Robert Baker,
and built by the trustees of Sir John Hayward, endowed by the
proceeds of a lawsuit 'carried on by this parish for 25 years'
(Inscription). red brick; Welsh slate hipped roof. Single depth
range, 3-storeys. Symmetrical 3:1:3 bays, with plain brick
projections either side of central entrance bay, and bearing
inscription panels. Brick band between upper floors returns to
either side. All windows with glazing bars; 1961 glazed door.
Fire escapes to either end. Modern casements to rear, mostly in
original openings. Right-hand end wall rendered, 2 large rear
Listing NGR: TQ7438668694
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Source: English Heritage
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