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252, High Street (See Details for Further Address Information), Rochester

Description: 252, High Street (See Details for Further Address Information)

Grade: II
Date Listed: 24 October 1950
English Heritage Building ID: 173020

OS Grid Reference: TQ7472568065
OS Grid Coordinates: 574725, 168065
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3847, 0.5096

Location: St Margaret's Banks, Strood, Medway ME1 1HY

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

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Listing Text

TQ 7468 SE
Margaret's Banks)
10/90 No 252
House. Circa 1700 with late C19 alterations. Brick in Flemish
bond (red stretchers, black headers); Kent-tile gable end roof
with stone coping and end stacks. Separately gabled range to
rear gives double-depth plan overall. 2 storeys and attic.
Front: symmetrical 5-window range. 5 flat-roofed dormers with
6-pane sashes. Bracketted wooden cornice with console brackets.
12-pane hornless sashes with flush frames under flat window
arches to 1st floor. Ground floor has a pair of canted bays with
plate-glass horned sashes under a moulded cornice and entablature
that runs across to form a central porch with 2 Tuscan Doric
columns. Late C20 glazed door. Interior: 2 tiers of fielded
panelling to hall; staircase, the balusters boxed in.

Listing NGR: TQ7472568065

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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