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20, High Street, Rochester

Description: 20, High Street

Grade: II
Date Listed: 24 October 1950
English Heritage Building ID: 172977

OS Grid Reference: TQ7422168715
OS Grid Coordinates: 574221, 168715
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3907, 0.5027

Location: 58 High Street, Strood, Medway ME1 1PT

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

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Listing Text

TQ 7468 NW
7/46 No 20
Former house, now shop with accommodation above. Early C19.
Brown brick; Kent clay tile roof, hipped towards street. Right-
hand lateral brick stack. 3½ storeys; 3 window range. Prominent
cornice below renewed blocking courses. Principal room to lst
floor marked by 15-pane hornless sash windows recessed under
round-headed arches divided by pilasters with panelled stucco
capitals; delicate lattice-work iron railings to balcony. 2nd
floor and upper half-storey windows under flat brick arches with
12 and 6-pane hornless sashes respectively. Contemporary
rainwater goods between Nos 18 and 20. ground floor with 4
debased Ionic piers surviving from early shop front, the rest
mid-C20 plate glass window set in opaque glazed surround. Some
sash windows to rear. Interior not inspected.

Listing NGR: TQ7421868711

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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